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Figure of baboon on a basket and with a pillar, the shebet offering

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Possibly from Memphite Region, Saqqara
Medium:
Faience, pale blue glaze
Dimensions:
H. 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.176.45
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Purchased by the Museum in Cairo from Maurice Nahman, 1910.

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