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Osiris Amulet

Period:
Late Period–Ptolemaic Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–30
Date:
664–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Umm el-Qaab, Tomb of Djer, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Silver, gilded
Dimensions:
H. 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1901
Accession Number:
01.4.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1901. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription to the EEF, 1901.

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