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Handle Depicting a Lion Subduing a Nubian

Period: New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty: Dynasty 19
Reign: reign of Ramesses II
Date: ca. 1279–1213 B.C.
Geography: Said to be from Eastern Delta, el-Qantir; From Egypt
Medium: Egyptian blue, bone, gold
Dimensions: h. 3 cm (1 3/16 in); l. 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in); w. 3 cm ( 1 3/16 in)
Credit Line: Gift of Norbert Schimmel Trust, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.281.92

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