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Painting

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Object Number:
87-13-20
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Coptic
Provenience:
Ethiopia
Section:
African
Materials:
Canvas
Pigment
Wood
Glass
Iconography:
Saint George
Horse
Serpent
Devil
Inscription
Description:
Large panel painting framed and behind glass. Incomplete mural of St. George astride a horse, with the serpent and a small blue devil beneath the horse. He holds a spear in each hand. There is a Coptic inscription in the top lefthand corner, and the top righthand corner is missing.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana
Other Number:
L-897-79   -   Old Museum Number

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