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Amulet illustrating a baboon in a boat

Period:
Ptolemaic Period
Date:
304–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Green faience
Dimensions:
l. 3.4cm (1 5/16 in); w. 2.5 cm (1 in); th.. 0.4 cm (3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
10.130.1572
Not on view
Formerly in the collection of the Reverend Chauncey Murch (died 1907). Collected between 1883 and 1906 while Murch was a missionary in Egypt. Collection purchased by the Museum from the Murch family with funds provided by Helen Miller Gould, 1910.

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