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Hanging

Date:
8th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Wool
Dimensions:
H. 104 3/4 in. (266 cm) W. 62 5/8 in. (159 cm) Wt. 183 lb. (83kg)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1929
Accession Number:
29.9.3
Not on view
Edward S. Harkness, New York (until 1929; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition," March 14, 2012–July 8, 2012.

Evans, Helen C., and Brandie Ratliff, ed. Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 3, pp. 13-14, ill. (color).



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