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Dish in the shape of a leaf

Early Dynastic Period
Dynasty 1
ca. 3100–2900 B.C.
From Egypt
L. 19.1 x W. 11.3 x D. 2.5 cm (7 1/2 x 4 7/16 x 1 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
Not on view
Purchased in Luxor from Yusef Hassan, 1919.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 42.

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