About this object

Amulet in the form of an aegis with the goddesses Bastet and Mut mounted above a large broad collar. Mould-made from blue faience ceramic.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1295 BC - 1069 BC (Dynasty 19 BC - 20 BC) about
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from A H Cowie, 1886
  • Collector
    A H Cowie
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    22 mm x 17 mm x 6 mm
  • Note
    Compare with Egypt's Golden Age (1982), p. 252 [354];
  • Related people
    A H Cowie (Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • A H Cowie

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1886-11-04
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
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