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BZ.1929.101, Hero and Eagle Textile

BZ.1929.101, Hero and Eagle Textile

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Islamic, probably first half of the twelfth century

Silk, 13.1 cm x 10.3 cm (5 3/16 in. x 4 1/16 in.)

The Blisses acquired this textile fragment from Charles Vignier, Paris, in June 1929.