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6th–7th century
Attributed to Egypt
Bone; carved
D 1 in. (2.5 cm) W. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm) H. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Frank Tano, New York, until 1938; sold to MMA]
Wulff, Oskar. Altchristliche und Mittlealterliche Byzantinische und Italienische Bildwerke. vol. III, part 1. Belin, 1909. no. nos. 633, 637.

McAllister, Hannah. "Fourteen Coptic Bone Plaques." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 34 (1939). pp. 68-70, ill. p. 69 (b/w).

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