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Title: A small inlaid sculpture of a soft-shelled turtle
Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12
Date: ca. 1991–1802 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt; Said to be from Northern Upper Egypt, Dendera
Medium: Amethyst, turquoise, lapis-lazuli, carnelian, adhesive
Dimensions: L. 4.7 × W. 3.5 × H. 1.5 cm (1 7/8 × 1 3/8 × 9/16 in.)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.1359
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