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Dish with an inscription recording a ritual event

Predynastic, Naqada III–Early Dynastic Period
ca. 3100–2650 B.C.
From Egypt
Diam. 39 cm (15 3/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Dr. and Mrs. Edmundo Lassalle Gift, 1968
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Purchased from Ernst E. Kofler, Lucerne, 1968. Previously purchased by him from Maguide Sameda, Cairo, 1966.

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