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Furniture plaque: 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)
Dimensions: 2.87 x 2.24 in. (7.29 x 5.69 cm)
Classification: Ivory/Bone-Reliefs
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. George D. Pratt, in memory of George D. Pratt, 1936
Accession Number: 36.70.11

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