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Mitannian Common Style. Drilled technique. Two horned animals turned headdown. Double borderline between animals. Dotted borderline above.

Provenance

Said to be from Dendara. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for 10 shillings. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Mittanian, 1500–1350 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.2 cm (1 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

03.1601

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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