Plaque, Bone; carved

Plaque

Date:
6th–7th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Bone; carved
Dimensions:
D 1 in. (2.5 cm)
W. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)
H. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification:
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
38.118.2
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).