Prayer scroll, Ethiopian

Title

Prayer scroll, Ethiopian

Identifier

1976.L.7.4

Subject

African, Oceanic & New World Cultures

Description

Early prayer scroll (writing is ancient script). Angel is painted at top. Two figures painted in text. Bottom has painted cross.

Creator

Ethiopian

Format

Prayer scroll
Overall: 3 1/8" x 66 9/16" (8 x 169 cm)

Date

Ancient

Donor

Gift of Orpha Webster

Files

1976.L.7.4.jpg
1976.L.7.4_detail.jpg
1976.L.7.4_detail_3.jpg

Collection

Citation

Ethiopian, “Prayer scroll, Ethiopian,” Miami University Art Museum, accessed January 28, 2022, https://miamiuniversityartmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/1041.