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Figure of a small reclining animal
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Figure of a small reclining animal

Figure of a small reclining animal

Medium:
Clay
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3.7 x 4.4 x 2 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/4 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Ceramic, Sculpture
Origin:
Egypt
Topic:
Ptolemaic Dynasty (305 - 30 B.C.E.), Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
305-30 B.C.E.
Period:
Possibly Ptolemaic Dynasty
Accession Number:
F1908.103
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1908 Ali Arabi, Giza, Egypt, to 1908 [1] From 1908 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Ali Arabi, in Cairo, in 1908 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Pottery List, L. 1744, summary on pg. 407, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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