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Pyramid-shaped seal-amulet
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.03026
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitlePyramid-shaped seal-amulet
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-2181 / -2055
  • PeriodFirst Intermediate Period (Egypt)
  • MaterialClay (Earth)
  • DimensionsHeight: 2,6 cm, Width: 2,4 cm, Depth: 1,3 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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The base shows two human figures, on each side of a vertical motif (sceptre?). Similar seals date from the First Intermediate Period.