Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century / Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins / 400s - 500sEgypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
400s - 500s

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Creator Nationality: African; North African; Egyptian
Creator Name-CRT: Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
Title: Two Fragments from a Curtain: Dolphins
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 400
Creation End Date: 599
Creation Date: 400s - 500s
Object Type: Textiles
Classification Term: Tapestries
Materials and Techniques: tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); wool, linen and gold filé
Dimensions: Overall: 26.2cm x 11cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1982.82
Credit Line: Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund
Provenance: Mrs. Paul Mallon, Paris.
Style or Period: Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th century
AMICA ID: CMA_.1982.82
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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