<em>Amulet of Baubo</em>, 3rd century B.C.E.-2nd century C.E. Glass, 13/16 x 7/16 x 11/16 in. (2 x 1.1 x 1.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.980E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.980E_view01.jpg)

Amulet of Baubo

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:3rd century B.C.E.-2nd century C.E.

Dimensions: 13/16 x 7/16 x 11/16 in. (2 x 1.1 x 1.8 cm)


Accession Number: 37.980E

Image: CUR.37.980E_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Translucent pale green glass figure of a seated woman with large breasts. The woman’s legs are drawn up, and her hands are folded in her lap. She is seated on a base with rounded bottom (plant or basket?) There are the partial remains of an eyelet on her head. Condition: Eyelet broken.

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