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Leopard's head unit from girdle

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–17
Date:
ca. 1981–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
L. 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.131
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Bequeathead to the Museum by William Gedney Beatty, 1941.

Lilyquist, Christine 2003. The Tomb of Three Foreign Wives of Tuthmosis III. 2003. New York, p. 159.

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