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Turtle as a Votive Mehen Game

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3100–2649 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
W. 12 x L. 15 x Th. 5.2 cm (4 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 2 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Alice Hampshire Silver, 1961
Accession Number:
61.33
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
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