December 4~ Animals in Art

Fragment of Wall Hanging with Confronted Cocks and Running Dogs
Coptic, Byzantine Egypt

4th–6th century / Wool and linen / 12 13/16”x24 5/16” / The Met
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Wall Panel with a Charging Boar / Sasanian period, Ctesiphon, Mesopotamia

c.6th century A.D. / Stucco / 11 5/8”x15” / The Met

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