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Plaster relief of a cobra


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Title/s

Plaster relief of a cobra

Category

production/replication

Name

relief cast

Description

uraeus (cobra), wearing sun disk and horns, cast. The cobra protected the king of Egypt and his family.

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

length 22 cm
width 21.5 cm

Date

A.D. 100 — A.D. 200

Provenance

bequeathed: Gayer-Anderson, R.G. (Major) 1943 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Material/s

plaster

Accession Number

E.GA.3150.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 57580; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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