<em>Amulet in the Form of a Heart</em>, ca. 664-30 B.C.E. Sheet gold, 13/16 x 5/8 in. (2.1 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.212. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.212_wwg8.jpg)

Amulet in the Form of a Heart

Medium: Sheet gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 664-30 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 13/16 x 5/8 in. (2.1 x 1.6 cm)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 08.480.212

Image: CUR.08.480.212_wwg8.jpg,West Wing gallery 8 installation

Catalogue Description:
Amulet in the form of a heart cut from sheet gold. Edges left as cut after impression in die. No chased details. Rough work. Pierced at top center for attachment. Condition: Intact.

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