Seal amulet with a human-headed back and a griffin on the base
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab House
Length x width: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Pottery; light brown glaze with tinge of green; face in relief on top; lower side flat with incised animal; hole through top. From Naucratis.
From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1888)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription