Partial “Homily on the Virgin”

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Historical period(s)
Fatimid period, 974
Medium
Dark brown ink on sheepskin
Dimensions
H x W: 31.2 x 25.7 cm (12 5/16 x 10 1/8 in)
Geography
Egypt, Fayyum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1908.33
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Type

Manuscript folio fragment

Keywords
Egypt, Fatimid period (909 - 1171), Virgin Mary
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Ali Arabi (C.L. Freer source)

Published References
  • The Coptic Manuscripts in the Freer Collection. University of Michigan Humanistic Series, vol. 10 New York, 1923. .
Collection Area(s)
Biblical Manuscripts
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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