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Amulet in the Shape of a Heart

Late Period–Ptolemaic Period
Dynasty 26–30
664–30 B.C.
From Egypt
Dark green stone
H. 1.8 cm (11/16 in.); W. 1.5 cm ( 9/16 in.); Th. 0.6cm (1/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Collection of Judge Elbert E. Farman, formed when he was U.S. consul general in Egypt 1876–84. Donated to the museum by Darius Ogden Mills, New York, in 1904.

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