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Amulet of the God Shu with Disk

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

Late Period–Ptolemaic (about 7th–1st century BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the God Shu with Disk

Origin

Egypt

Date

700 BCE–1 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.2 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm (7/8 × 5/8 × 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank Hibbard

Reference Number

1962.616

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