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Egyptian, Furniture Support in the Form of a Bull’s Leg, ca. 2800 BCE, Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund

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Egyptian

gallery location RA608.AncientEgypt 3

Furniture Support in the Form of a Bull’s Leg

Unknown artist, Egyptian, From Abydos, excavated in 1895
Furniture Support in the Form of a Bull’s Leg, ca. 2800 BCE
Hippopotamus ivory
Height: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 inches)
Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1999.55.2


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