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Amulet of the Lunar Crescent

A work made of glass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass.

Date:

New Kingdom–Roman Period (about 16th century BC–4th century AD)

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the Lunar Crescent

Origin

Egypt

Date

1600 BC–400 AD

Medium

Glass

Dimensions

1.6 × 1.6 × 0.5 cm (5/8 × 5/8 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X204

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