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Uraeus Erect as Amulet

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Place Collected: Egypt
  • DATES 664-31 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Late Period to Ptolemaic Period
    DIMENSIONS 1 1/8 x 1/4 x 11/16 in. (2.8 x 0.7 x 1.8 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 08.480.122
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pale blue-green faience uraeus erect on oblong base, as amulet. Pierced horizontally four times.
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