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U006.38.5
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Egyptian amulet)
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : ancient Egypt
Cultural Group : Ancient Egyptian
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Terra cotta
Support / Technique : carved
Object Type : amulets
Visual Description : Carved Egyptian amulet depicting a royal serekh with a bird (possibly a hawk representing a god), solar disc and royal flail. Details have been carved in raised relief. The amulet is a green/grey colour, and has a hole puncturing the side of the figure's headdress. The hole extends through both sides of the piece, which indicates that it may have been worn as a piece of jewelry.
Accession # : U006.38.5
Width (cm) : 2.50
Height (cm) : 3.00
Depth (cm) : 0.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Denise Dickson
Artist Statement :