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Furniture support: female sphinx with Hathor-style curls

Period: Middle Bronze Age–Old Assyrian Trading Colony
Date: ca. 18th century B.C.
Geography: Anatolia, probably from Acemhöyük
Culture: Old Assyrian Trading Colony
Medium: Ivory (hippopotamus), gold foil
Dimensions: 5 x 1.5 in. (12.7 x 3.81 cm)
Classification: Ivory/Bone-Sculpture
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. George D. Pratt, in memory of George D. Pratt, 1936
Accession Number: 36.70.8

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