Fatimid Carved Wood Panel, 11th Century



Panel detail.
Egypt, 11th c. CE, found in W. palace of Fatimids in Cairo in 1874. Carved cyprus wood. Full size: 67 x 18.1 c 4.6 cm.
Inv. no.: OA 4062.
Louvre, Paris, France.
Source: Silkroad



Referenced as figure 155 in The military technology of classical Islam by D Nicolle
155. Wooden panels, 11th-12th canturies AD, Fāṭimid, Louvre, Paris (Elg).



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