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Amulet of a recumbent ram

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This green faience amulet represents a recumbent, possibly mummified, ram. There is a suspension ring on the back.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes

Egyptian, Late Period–Roman Imperial Period, 760 B.C.–A.D. 320

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 2.4 x 0.7 x 1.3 cm (15/16 x 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.659

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets