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Steatite Magical Rod


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Title/s

Steatite Magical Rod

Category

cult object

Name

to be checked

Description

magical rod segment, with lion and crocodile

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

length 5.8 cm
width 2 cm

Period

Twelfth Dynasty
Thirteenth Dynasty
Middle Kingdom

Date

circa 1985 B.C. — 1650 B.C.

Provenance

given: Wellcome Institute 1982 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1988) Pharaohs and mortals; Egyptian art in the Middle Kingdom , Cambridge (Cambs.) (1988) Cambridge (Cambs.)
    [comments: no. 104]

Material/s

steatite

Accession Number

E.426.1982 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 63317; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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