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BZ.1923.5, Tile Revetment

BZ.1923.5, Tile Revetment

Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Museum

Forgery

Glazed terracotta, 106.7 cm x 104.1 cm (42 in. x 41 in.)

The Blisses acquired this object as “Sassanian, 5th–6th Century” from the Parisian dealer Charles Vignier in November 1923.