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Stele amulet

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Flat stele with rounded top. On front and back, at top a winged disc; hieroglyphs below.

Provenance

By 1897: Count Michael Tyszkiewicz Collection; 1898: auction of the M. Tyszkiewicz Collection, Hotel des Commissaires-Priseurs, 9 rue Drouot, Paris, June 8-10, lot 301; 1898: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1898

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.943

Medium or Technique

Black stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets