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Cylinder with Geometric Designs and Hieroglyphs

A work made of glazed steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glazed steatite.

Date:

Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 15 (about 1650–1550 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Cylinder with Geometric Designs and Hieroglyphs

Origin

Egypt

Date

1650 BCE–1550 BCE

Medium

Glazed steatite

Dimensions

L. 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.); diam. 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.1284

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