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6th–7th century
Attributed to Egypt
Bone; carved
D. 13/16 in. (2 cm) W. 1 5/8 in. (4.2 cm) H. 5 9/16 in. (14.2 cm)
Ivories and Bone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1938
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Frank Tano, New York, until 1938; sold to MMA]
McAllister, Hannah. "Fourteen Coptic Bone Plaques." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 34 (1939). pp. 68-70.

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