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Seal-amulet in the shape of a human face (?)
  • CollectionCollection Egypt
  • Research projectsGlypcol
  • Inventory numberE.04936
  • Object nameStamp seal
  • TitleSeal-amulet in the shape of a human face (?)
  • CultureEgyptian
  • GeographyPlace of production: Egypt (Africa > North Africa)
    Place of discovery: Unknown
  • Date-2160 / -2025
  • Period9th and 10th dynasty (Egypt > First Intermediate Period)
  • MaterialStone
  • DimensionsHeight: 2,8 cm, Width: 2,5 cm, Depth: 1,3 cm
  • OwnerMusées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire / Koninklijke Musea voor Kunst en Geschiedenis
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Similar seal amulets are known from the First Intermediate Period and probably represent a human face on the base.