Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1 1/16 × 3/8 × 1/4 in. (2.7 × 1 × 0.6 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Amun-Min Amulet, 664-343 B.C.E. Faience, 1 1/16 × 3/8 × 1/4 in. (2.7 × 1 × 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1037E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1037E_PS4.jpg)
overall, 37.1037E_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2016
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Medium green-blue glazed faience amulet representing the mummiform, and ithyphallic god Amun-min. The god grasps his erected phallus in his left hand. His right arm is raised, and in his right hand he holds a flail (both the right arm and flail are done in rather poor relief on a thin projection of faience from the body). The face is very crudely modelled.
Condition: Nose and bottom of crown above it have glaze chipped off; white incrustation on much of figure.
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