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Amulet of the God Thoth, Seated with Lunar Disk

A work made of stone (mottled).
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of stone (mottled).

Date:

First Intermediate Period (?) (about 2160–2055 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the God Thoth, Seated with Lunar Disk

Origin

Egypt

Date

2160 BC–2055 BC

Medium

Stone (mottled)

Dimensions

1.4 × 0.8 × 0.5 cm (9/16 × 5/16 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.911

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