Roll of Coptic Prayers

Unidentified Eritrean maker

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1964-1965

Leather

Overall: 3 3/4 × 66 15/16 in. (9.5 × 170 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Joel Whiting

165.33.15630

Geography

Place Made: Asmara, Eritrea, Eastern Africa, Africa

Period

20th century

Object Name

Artifact

Research Area

Africa

Not on view

Exhibition History

Anthropology of Religion, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 48, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 2, 2004.

Provenance

Collected by Joel Whiting, Asmara, Eritrea (formerly Ethiopia), early 1960's; given to present collection, 1965.

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