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Amulet of Bastet

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Faience: blue-glaze; figure of Bastet broken at waist and lower part missing; arms broken off; glaze worn; surface chipped and battered; hole at back for suspension; incised hieroglyphics on back.


Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

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Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period to Saite Period, Dynas, 1070–525 B.C.


Height x width: 5.3 x 3 cm (2 1/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

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The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets