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Openwork plaque with a fecundity figure

Period:
Late Period, Saite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26
Date:
664–525 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Cupreous metal
Dimensions:
H. 27.8 cm (10 15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.53
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Purchased from Nicolas Koutoulakis, Geneva, 1970. Previously Collection of Omar Pasha Sultan, Cairo, before 1929.

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