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Amulet: Harpokrates

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–29
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
H. 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.893
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 127
Purchased by Lord Carnarvon (d. 1923) from Dattari Collection, Cairo. Carnarvon Collection, purchased by the Metropolitan Museum of Art from Almina, Countess of Carnarvon, 1926.

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