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Baboon amulet
525 BCE-343 BCE

Medium
faience
Measurements
3.3 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm
Place/s of Execution
Egypt
Accession Number
1996.464
Department
Antiquities
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr P. Chaldjian, 1996
Gallery location
The Ancient World
Level 2, NGV International
Description
Figure of a seated baboon wearing a crescent moon and solar disc on its head and pierced below the disc for suspension.