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Lizard box

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .079 Length: .028 W.

Accession Number

12.595

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Metal well preserved except for two small pieces missing from box and one from top of lizard’s head; figure of lizard modeled on top; patches of bronze disease.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes