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Seal in the Form of a Lion, Inscribed for Nehy's Son, Senebef

Late Middle Kingdom
Dynasty 13(?)
ca. 1802–1650 B.C.
From Egypt
Glazed steatite
L. 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Ludlow Bull Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Purchased by the Museum from Simon Ayvaz, Queens, New York, 1960.

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