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Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Reportedly From: Thebes, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1075–656 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 21, or later
    PERIOD Third Intermediate Period, or later
    DIMENSIONS 5/8 x 3/8 x 1/8 in. (1.6 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Light green-blue glass amulet in the form of a round-topped plaque, which is surmounted by a small eyelet. The eyelet was poorly formed, and at one side its hole comes out on the front of the plaque.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Plaque, ca. 1075–656 B.C.E. Faience, 5/8 x 3/8 x 1/8 in. (1.6 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1269E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 37.1108E_37.1143E_37.1261E_37.1268E_37.1269E_37.1270E_37.1279E_37.1298E_GrpA_SL4.jpg)
    IMAGE group, 37.1108E_37.1143E_37.1261E_37.1268E_37.1269E_37.1270E_37.1279E_37.1298E_GrpA_SL4.jpg.
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