Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cylinder seal bearing figures of animals

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
h. 2 cm (13/ 16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.32
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Formerly Carnarvon Collection (d. 1923), purchased in Cairo. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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