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Leopard's head unit from girdle

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–17
Date:
ca. 1981–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
L. 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.131
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Bequeathead to the Museum by William Gedney Beatty, 1941.

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