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Faience ox-head amulet; yellow glaze. Photograph: yes. Photograph scale: 3:5.

Details

  • ID
    EMC_JE_56979
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
    Jewelry & adornment-Amulets and pendants
  • Findspot
    Giza
  • Material
    Faience
  • Credit Line
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Cairo Special Register number
    EMC_SR_7/5186
  • Excavator
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Notes
    From excavations of George Reisner. Labeled in JE as HUMFA_30-12-109, but this does not seem to be the same object.
  • Remarks
    RELATED MEDIA: EMC_JE_XII_Sp030LR; RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): George Reisner

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People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.

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