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Decorated chalice

Third Intermediate Period or later
Dynasty 21–25
ca. 1070–664 B.C.
From Egypt
H. 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Purchased from Galerie Nefer, Zurich, 1988.

1985. Nefer 3, 1985. Zurich: Galerie Nefer.

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