Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 26, or later
1 x 5/16 x 1/4 in. (2.6 x 0.8 x 0.6 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Isis-knot Amulet, 664–332 B.C.E. Faience, 1 x 5/16 x 1/4 in. (2.6 x 0.8 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1234E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR_37.1234E_view01.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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“Tyt” – amulet of dark green-blue glazed faience. The space enclosed by the upper loop is solid, and the two other loops hand in a horizontal position. The piece has a flat-topped back pillar which is pierced for suspension. The various parts are slightly modeled.
Condition: Numerous dark stains; otherwise good.
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