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White cross-lined ware bowl illustrating a man harpooning a hippo

Period:
Predynastic, Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3650–3500 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Pottery, paint
Dimensions:
H: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.); diam: 12.7 cm (5 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.182.15
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Purchased in Egypt from Ghirgis and Abd el-Nour Ghabriel, 1912.

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