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St. Matthew

Type
Detached manuscript folio
Historical period(s)
ca. 900
Medium
Opaque watercolor on parchment
Dimension(s)
H x W: 24.1 x 17.2 cm (9 1/2 x 6 3/4 in)
Geography
Armenia
Credit Line
Purchase — Smithsonian Unrestricted Trust Funds, Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program, and Dr. Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1986.492
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Manuscript
Keyword(s)
Armenia, Christianity, Henri Vever collection, round erkat'agir script, Saint Matthew, WWII-era provenance
Collection(s) Area
Biblical Manuscripts
Web Resource(s)
Google Cultural Institute

Rights Statement
Copyright with museum






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