Amulet of a recumbent ram

Egyptian
Late Period–Roman Imperial Period
760 B.C.–A.D. 320


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 2.4 x 0.7 x 1.3 cm (15/16 x 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.659

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This green faience amulet represents a recumbent, possibly mummified, ram. There is a suspension ring on the back.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes