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Ivory plaque of sleeping African

Period:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1292 B.C.
Culture:
Egyptian
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
H.: 3 9/16 x 2 11/16 in. (9 x 6.8 cm)
Classifications:
Miscellaneous-Bone, Ivory
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5227
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 173
In high relief.
Said to be from Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 5901, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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