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Medallion, 4th–5th century

This is a Medallion. It is dated 4th–5th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is warp; s-spun linen. wefts; s-spun linen, s-spun wool and its technique is slit tapestry 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

H x W: 34.4 x 35 cm (13 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

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Medallion, 4th–5th century; warp; s-spun linen. wefts; s-spun linen, s-spun wool; H x W: 34.4 x 35 cm (13 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-141

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18130279/ |title=Medallion, 4th–5th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 July 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>