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Pottery

mold for casting amulet: dancing Bes figure with drum.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Cf. Petrie 287: Corpus IV A 13. From Tell el Amarna, 1891-2.(Petrie)

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1349–1336 B.C.

Accession Number

36.506

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds