Late–Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis
Overall: 3.2 x 2 cm (1 1/4 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze; very small; one end broken off; on top a serpent with head slightly raised; left corner front and right corner back a ring. From Naukratis.
From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)
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