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Sphinx Amulet

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–29
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H. 1.4 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1029
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Formerly Carnarvon Collection, purchased by Lord Carnarvon (d. 1923) from Maurice Nahman, Cairo. Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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