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Ovoid / round plaque bearing the name of Amon-re
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.06220
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleOvoid / round plaque bearing the name of Amon-re
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-1550 / -1069
  • PeriodNew Kingdom (Egypt)
  • TechniqueFaience (earthenware) (Ceramics (techniques) > Categories)
  • DimensionsDiameter: 1,2 cm
  • OwnerMusées royaux d'art et d'histoire/Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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The base of this round seal amulet shows the name of Amun Ra next to a lotus bud. Similar seal amulets date from the New Kingdom; a dating in the 18th dynasty is probable.