Amulet

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Object Name: 
Amulet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.1.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1.6 cm, L: 2.7 cm, W: 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
305-30 BCE (possibly earlier)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Light blue faience; cast. Amulet in form of lion. Lion, recumbent, facing forward, with prominent mane and tail curled around right haunch, rests on shallow, undecorated rectangular base with longitudinal perforation.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
230-41
mark
Painted on bottom in white