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Amulet

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Black and white stone (mottled) amulet. Cat (?) Horizontally pierced.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From Floor 3 (Iron Age Palace) of Sounding IX. (p. 49, F427; pl. 49:7) / [Exped. date:] 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Late-Assyrian(?), 900–600 B.C. (?)

Object Place

Syria

Dimensions

Other: 3 x 2.2(W at base) cm (1 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.108

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets