Stamp Seal Hippo Amulet of Amunhotep III
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E.
3/8 in. (0.9 cm)
Base: 9/16 x 3/16 in. (1.4 x 0.5 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Stamp Seal Hippo Amulet of Amunhotep III, ca. 1390-1353 B.C.E. Glass, 3/8 in. (0.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1204E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1204E_view1.jpg)
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Dark blue, inscribed with the prenomen of Amenhotep III. The back is in the form of a recumbent hippopotamus, modelled in high relief, and with head turned to one side.
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