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Baboon amulet

Period:
Early Dynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3100–2900 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Osiris Temple, Chamber M69, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1902–03
Medium:
Faience
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1903
Accession Number:
03.4.7
Not on view
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at Abydos. Received from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Metropolitan Museum, 1903.

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