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Seated Scribe
Seated Scribe

Photo ©2014, Detroit Institute of Arts

Seated Scribe

Date
1391/1353 BC
Medium
Graywacke
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 x 5.7 cm.)
Department
Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Classification
Sculpture
Credit
Gift of Lillian Henkel Haass and Constance Haass
Accession No.
31.70
Provenance
Collections: Raife Kalibdjian Freres (dealer), Paris, 1925 Haass
Keywords
basalt, statuette, stone, mythology
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