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Amulet of a jackal

Seated jackal facing right.

Provenance

From Dendara.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period–Hellenistic Period, Dynasty 25–Ptole, 760–30 B.C.

Findspot

Dendara, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 2 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.45959

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets