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Furniture element

Period:
Middle Bronze Age–Old Assyrian Trading Colony
Date:
ca. 18th century B.C.
Geography:
Anatolia, probably from Acemhöyük
Culture:
Old Assyrian Trading Colony
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
W. 1 × L. 1 13/16 × Th. 3/16 in. (2.5 × 4.6 × 0.5 cm)
Classification:
Ivory/Bone-Ornaments
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George D. Pratt, in memory of George D. Pratt, 1936
Accession Number:
36.70.37k
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1936, gift of Mrs. George D. Pratt, in memory of George D. Pratt.

“Egyptian Style in the Eastern Mediterranean.” The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, March 2, 1938–March 27, 1938.

Özgüç, Nimet. 1983. "Sealings from Acemhöyük in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York." In Beiträge zur Altertumskunde Kleinasiens: Festschrift für Kurt Bittel, edited by R.M. Boehmer and H. Hauptmann, vol. 1. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, p. 413.
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