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Tusk Fragment with the Ascension

Object Name: Oliphant
Date: 720–970 Radiocarbon date, 95% probability
Geography: Egypt or Palestine
Culture: Coptic
Medium: Ivory; carved
Dimensions: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm) W. 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm) D. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification: Ivories and Bone
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.46

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