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Amulet of the God Shu

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

New Kingdom–Third Intermediate Period, Dynasties 19–25 (about 1186–1069 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Amulet of the God Shu

Origin

Egypt

Date

1186 BCE–1069 BCE

Medium

Faience

Dimensions

2.1 × 1.1 × 0.3 cm (13/16 × 7/16 × 1/8 in)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X31

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