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Pedestal for a Miniature Statue

Period:
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Akhenaten
Date:
ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
L. 3 cm (1 3/16 in); W. 1.5 cm (9/16 in); H. 5 cm (1 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.8.222
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 121
Formerly Theodore M. Davis Collection. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.

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