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Palette Fragment Illustrating a Wild Dog

Period:
Naqada III
Date:
ca. 3300–3100 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Said to be from Eastern Delta, Munagat
Medium:
Greywacke
Dimensions:
H. 17.8 x W. 6.5 x Th. 1.6 cm (7 x 2 9/16 x 5/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Fischer, 1962
Accession Number:
62.230
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Loaned to the Musem by Henry Fischer in 1958 and then donated in 1962. Acquired from a dealer from Hihya.

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