Description This plaque- representing a peacock and hare (fragment)- was made as part of the inlaid fittings for a door, chest, or other large piece of furniture.
- Threshold to the Sacred: The Ark Door of Cairo’s Ben Ezra Synagogue . The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Yeshiva University Museum, New York. 2013-2014.
Provenance [Found at Fostat]; Dikran Kelekian, New York, Constantinople, and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1911, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1911
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