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Amulet of a Seated Baboon

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

Late Period, Dynasty 26–31 (664–332 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of a Seated Baboon

Origin

Egypt

Date

664 BCE–332 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

1.9 × 1.3 × 1 cm (3/4 × 1/2 × 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.829

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