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Duck's head with tenon attachment

Third Intermeidate–Late Period
Dynasty 25–30
ca. 715–332 B.C.
From Egypt; Said to be from Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
Bronze or copper alloy
L. 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Max Falk, 1991
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Donated by Max Falk, New York. Sold at auction at Sothebys May, 1977. By 1964 Heckett Collection, Valencia, Pennsylvania, obtained from Dr. Lederer, Berlin, presumably the antiquarian and numismatist Dr. Philipp Lederer (d. 1944).

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