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Amulet of a vulture-headed snake

Provenance

1995: purchased by the MFA from Emmanuel Tiliakos, Alexander Fine Art, Winchester, MA. (Accession Date: January 25, 1995)

Credit Line

Morris and Louise Rosenthal Fund

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

Accession Number

1995.12

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets