FRAGMENT OF A CLAVUS FROM A TUNIC DURING MUGHAL EMPEROR ABBASID CALIPHATE
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Art and Calligraphy
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
700s - 800s
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and wool
Overall: 16.3 x 33.7 cm (6 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)
Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund 1982.86
Mrs. Paul Mallon, Paris.
The Year in Review for 1982. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (organizer) (January 5-February 6, 1983).