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Small Figure

4th–7th century
Made in Kharga Oasis, Byzantine Egypt
Copper alloy
Overall: 2 1/16 x 1 1/4 x 11/16 in. (5.2 x 3.2 x 1.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
Not on view
Bagawat, Ain et Turba, or Temple of Hibis, Kharga Oasis
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