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Amulet of a Cobra with Lioness Head

A work made of faience.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of faience.

Date:

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

Artist:

Egyptian

About this artwork

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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

Faience

Dimensions

2.9 × 2.2 × 0.6 cm (1 1/8 × 7/8 × 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

X101

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