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Exhibitions/ Art Object

Mosaic Depciting Nikopolis Set over an Altered Animal

Date:
719–720 and later
Geography:
Made in Jordan, excavated Church on the Acropolis, Ma'in
Medium:
Stone tesserae
Dimensions:
80 1/8 x 72 5/8 x 1 15/16 in. (203.5 x 184.5 x 5 cm)
Classification:
Mosaics
Credit Line:
Madaba Archaeological Park, Jordan
Not on view
Inscription: In Greek: Nikopolis
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition (7th–9th Century)," March 12, 2012–July 8, 2012.