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Ivory plaque of sleeping African

Dynasty 18
ca. 1550–1292 B.C.
H.: 3 9/16 x 2 11/16 in. (9 x 6.8 cm)
Miscellaneous-Bone, Ivory
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
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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