Inlay in Form of Jackal-Headed God
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 27, or later
Persian Period or Ptolemaic Period
2 1/16 x 1/2 x 3/16 in. (5.3 x 1.2 x 0.5 cm)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Orange-red opaque glass inlay representing, in relief (the rear surface is flat), a jackal-headed god Duamutef. The mummiform god is shown in a frontal position. He wears a lappet wig with diagonal striations. On his chest there are three horizontal grooves.
Condition: Slight scracks; rear edges chipped; polish gone; otherwise good.
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