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Amulet of Qebehsenuef

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Qebehsenuef; hawk-headed figure, pierced diagonally at each end for sewing on mummy covering. Blue glaze.

Provenance

Mrs. Clarence C. Smith

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Clarence C. Smith

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, 1070–712 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.41.29

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets