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Amulet of a Cobra with Lioness Head

A work made of glass.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of glass.

Date:

Ptolemaic Period–Roman Period (?) (4th century BCE–4th century AD)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of a Cobra with Lioness Head

Origin

Egypt

Date

400 BCE–400 CE

Medium

Glass

Dimensions

3.25 × 2.25 × .5 cm (1 1/4 × 7/8 × 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty, Charles L. Hutchinson, and Norman W. Harris

Reference Number

1894.176

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