Lizard Relic Box card

Lizard Relic Box


On display


Hollow copper alloy relic-box for a mummified lizard, adorned with a lizard figure on top. One end lost of the box and two rings on the top of either corner for suspension. Described by Professor Percy Newberry as being of a “good technique” and dating to the Saite Period. Air Raid Protection no. 1523.