Amulet in the form of a feline-headed uraeus: an erect uraeus facing left with vertically curved tail, in opaque pale turquoise-blue glass, the surface now completely discoloured. The snake's head has been replaced by that of a cat or possibly a lioness. A few incised details. Reverse flat, obverse rounded.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 4.4 centimetres
Sale Catalogue, James Burton Collection, Sotheby, London 1934, 3 volumes.
Burton sale. Lot no. cannot be identified with certainty, possibly no. 18 or 19.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA643
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