Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539–1075 B.C.E.
Dynasty 18 or Dynasty 19 (possibly)
New Kingdom (possibly)
2 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in. (5.4 x 2.8 x 0.6 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Isis-knot Amulet, ca. 1539–1075 B.C.E. Jasper, 2 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in. (5.4 x 2.8 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1273E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR_37.1273E_view01.jpg)
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“Tyet” amulet of reddish-brown jasper. The front and rear sides of the piece are identical. The upper loop is hollowed out, and there is an eyelet projecting upwards from it. The details of the other parts of the amulet are crudely incised.
Condition: Small nicks; otherwise good.
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