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Plaque

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Blue glass
Dimensions:
H. 1.4 cm (9/16 in); W. 1.7 cm (11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.175
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Formerly Timmins Collection (Timmins Cat., Supplement). Purchased for his collection by Lord Carnarvon before 1923. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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