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Amulet Carved in Intaglio (Incised)

Date: 6th–7th century
Geography: Made in Byzantine Egypt
Culture: Coptic
Medium: Hematite, silver mount
Dimensions: Overall: 1 15/16 x 1 7/16 x 3/8 in. (5 x 3.7 x 1 cm) Hematite: 1 7/8 x 1 7/16 x 3/8 in. (4.8 x 3.6 x 1 cm)
Classification: Lapidary Work-Hematite
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.491

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