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Medallion (Egypt)

This is a Medallion. It is dated 5th–6th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp:tightly z-plyed linen, weft: s-twist linen, s-twist wool, z-twist weft wrapping and its technique is slit tapestry woven with supplementary weft wrapping. 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

Warp x Weft: 21.8 x 21.6 cm (8 9/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Medallion (Egypt); Previously owned by Stanislas Baron ; warp:tightly z-plyed linen, weft: s-twist linen, s-twist wool, z-twist weft wrapping; Warp x Weft: 21.8 x 21.6 cm (8 9/16 x 8 1/2 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-25

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