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Mold for Making Benu Bird

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Limestone
  • Reportedly From: Saqqara, Egypt
  • DATES 305-30 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Ptolemaic Period
    DIMENSIONS 5 1/16 × 4 13/16 × 1 5/8 in. (12.8 × 12.3 × 4.2 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.1536E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Limestone mould of a Benu bird.
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