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Amulet of the God Osiris-Canopus

A work made of steatite.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of steatite.

Date:

2nd century AD

Artist:

Roman

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Amulet of the God Osiris-Canopus

Origin

Egypt

Date

101 CE–200 CE

Medium

Steatite

Dimensions

3.8 × 1.1 × 1 cm (1 1/2 × 7/16 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.853

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