About this object

Grey-blue glaze faience cobra head (uraeus) amulet or inlay. Chipped, surface loss, surface dirt. Given via Dr Robert Mond, as a momento of an exhibition organised by the EES in the Autumn of 1930, in which the museum helped.

From T34.1 in the North Suburb, the house of a man called Hatiay who was Overseer of Works.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Architecture
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Amarna
  • Date made
    1352 BC - 1336 BC (Dynasty 18: Reign of Akhenaten) about
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 1931
  • Collector
    Egypt Exploration Society
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Amarna
  • Date collected
    1930
  • Measurements
  • Note
    Note on the record card may be relevant: A2117 T1;
  • Related people
    Egypt Exploration Society (Collector, previous owner)

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Previous owners

  • Egypt Exploration Society

    Owned from: 1930
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1931
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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