Amulet Representing the Fore and Middle Fingers
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1 5/16 x 5/16 x 4 3/16 in. (3.4 x 0.8 x 10.7 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Amulet Representing the Fore and Middle Fingers, 664-332 B.C.E. Obsidian, 1 5/16 x 5/16 x 4 3/16 in. (3.4 x 0.8 x 10.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1180E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.1180E_37.1127E_GRPA_cropped.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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Slightly veined black stone (obsidian ?) amulet in the shape of two fingers. The division between the fingers is only inidcated at their tips. The rest of the object has a smooth surface with no indications of joints or nails.
Condition: Slight scratches; otherwise good.
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