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Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition
March 14–July 8, 2012
Selected Artworks (161-180 of 253 Results)
Textile Fragment with Inhabited Vine in an Eight-Pointed Star
Date: 5th–6th century
Medium: Linen, wool
Accession Number: 2002.494.824
Pyxis with Crosses and Vine Scrolls
Date: 7th–8th century
Medium: Ivory with red paint added later
Pyxis with Vine Scrolls and Birds
Date: 7th–8th century
Medium: Ivory and red, blue, and black paint; beechwood lid, painted and gilded, with rock crystal knob and gilt copper fittings, added later
Pyxis with Vine Scrolls
Date: 7th–8th century
Medium: Ivory; metal rim around lid added later
Plaque Decorated with Vine Scroll, Birds, and a Rabbit
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved ivory
Plaque Decorated with Vine Scroll and Animals
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved ivory
Plaque Decorated with Vine Scroll Springing from a Vase
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved bone
Plaque Decorated with Stylized Vine Scroll and a Deer
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved bone
Plaque Decorated with Vine Scroll and a Bird
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved ivory
Plaque Decorated with Leaves
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved bone
Plaque Decorated with Stylized Vine Leaves
Date: 8th century
Medium: Carved bone
Censer Frame with Inhabited Vine Scroll
Date: 6th century
Medium: Copper alloy
Accession Number: 63.150
Censer with Standing Women
Date: 8th century
Medium: Copper alloy, cast in parts, pierced, and engraved
Eagle Censer
Date: 8th–10th century
Medium: Bronze, cast in parts, pierced, and engraved
Bucket with a Hunting Scene
Date: 6th century
Medium: Brass, hammered, lathe-turned, chased, and ring-punched; handle cast separately and hammered into shape
Bucket with Running Animals
Date: 11th-12th century
Medium: Brass, cast and engraved; handle cast separately and hammered into shape
Fragment of a Shawl
Date: 9th–10th century
Medium: Plain weave in polychrome wool with embroidered inscription in dark blue wool and a row of floral designs in dark blue and purplish wool; fringe along one edge
Fragment of a Fringed Shawl
Date: 9th–10th century
Medium: Tapestry weave in polychrome wool and linen; fringe along one edge
Oil Lamp
Date: 6th century
Medium: Red ware
Oil Lamp
Date: 8th century
Medium: Gray ware
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