About this object

Red glass flat-backed inlay in the form of a mummiform jackal, representing either Anubis or Duamutef (one of the four sons of Horus). Shown frontally.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Third Intermediate Period; Late Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Glass
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, Ancient Egypt Gallery
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum
  • Collector
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    41 mm x 11 mm x 8 mm
Object view = Humanities
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