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Hippopotamus head amulet

Period: Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 13–17
Date: ca. 2030–1550 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, Radim, Burial 6A.X.B12, MMA excavations, 1918–19
Medium: Carnelian
Dimensions: L. 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number: 19.3.112

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