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Amulet of uraeus

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, Silo 165, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Faience, openwork
Dimensions:
l. 3 cm (1 3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.43
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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