Exhibitions/ Art Object

Fragment of a Band with a Hare

5th–7th century
Made in Egypt
Linen, wool
Overall: 7 13/16 x 16 3/8in. (19.9 x 41.6cm)
Framed: 11 3/4 x 22 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. (29.8 x 56.5 x 3.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Nanette B. Kelekian, in honor of Nobuko Kajitani, 2002
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Dikran G. Kelekian, Paris, Istanbul and New York]; [ Charles Dikran Kelekian, New York (by descent)]; Nanette Rodney Kelekian, New York (by descent; until 2002)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantine Gallery, Crypt Exhibition: Kelekian Loans," December 18, 2001–March 3, 2003.

Evans, Helen C., and Brandie Ratliff, ed. Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition, 7th–9th century. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 115A, pp. 172 - 173.

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