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Amulet of a uraeus cobra

Gold sheet. Impression. With wings and human head. (29.1294-1338 form a set).

Provenance

From Giza, G 7652A, Room lV [Excav. date] April 29, 1929. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: April 29, 1929)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

29.1299

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets