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Design Amulet with a Hippopotamus (? ) Head on the Back Pierced for Stringing, and a Left-facing Monkey as the Device

Period: First Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 8
Date: ca. 2150–2100 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt
Medium: Glazed steatite
Dimensions: diam. 1.45 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.33

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