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Body of a sphinx

Period:
Late Period, Saite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26
Date:
664–525 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Greenish faience
Dimensions:
w. 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.25
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Purchased from Peter Sharrer, New Jersey, 1990. Previously purchased by him from Galerie Nefer, Zurich. Published in the MMA Bulletin, Fall 1990.

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