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Leopard's head slide

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Greenish-blue faience slide in the form of a leopard's head, with two parallel lengthwise piercings.

Provenance

From Egypt. By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; 1979: Given by Mrs. Horace L. Mayer to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.8 x 2.2 cm (11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.566

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Slides