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Medallion (Egypt)

This is a Medallion. It is dated 6th–7th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; 2 ply s-spun z-twist linen. wefts; s-spun linen, s-spun wool. 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: 21.6 × 29.2 cm (8 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Medallion (Egypt); Previously owned by Stanislas Baron ; warp; 2 ply s-spun z-twist linen. wefts; s-spun linen, s-spun wool; H x W: 21.6 × 29.2 cm (8 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-14

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