Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1/2 x 1/16 x 1 1/8 in. (1.3 x 0.1 x 2.9 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Vulture Amulet, 305-30 B.C.E. Gold, 1/2 x 1/16 x 1 1/8 in. (1.3 x 0.1 x 2.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.792E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.792E_view01.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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Sheet gold amulet in the form of a vulture with outstretched wings and claws. Details rendered by means of incised lines. On each wing is a folded over metal tab for suspension.
Condition: Tabs crushed; some edges rough. Slightly bent.
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