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Medallion (Egypt)

This is a Medallion. It is dated 5th–8th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; s-spun, z-twist linen. weft: s-spun wools. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9.6 x 8.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Medallion (Egypt); warp; s-spun, z-twist linen. weft: s-spun wools; H x W: 9.6 x 8.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-126

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