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Atum as a human-headed cobra surmounting a box for an animal mummy

Period:
Late Period–Ptolemaic Period
Date:
664–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Cupreous metal
Dimensions:
H. 9.6 cm (3 3/4 in.); W. 2.6 cm (1 in.); L. 21.2 cm (8 3.8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Darius Ogden Mills, 1904
Accession Number:
04.2.519
Not on view
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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