- Museum number
Cast copper alloy amulet pendant in the form of a standing human figure; the legs broken and missing. Both arms are bent at the elbow and raised, with the hands outstretched at shoulder height. The head is crowned with a small cap or topknot. The eyes are rendered as a dot-in-circle and the nose formed between them. The reverse is flat with a loop for attachment.
- Production date
- 8thC BC-2ndC BC (circa)
Length: 20 millimetres
Width: 15 millimetres
- Curator's comments
For documentation of Bag K, see IOLC.5410.
See 1880.3677a for a discussion of these figures. For other examples from Begram, see 1880.3677b-c, especially 1880.3677b.
- Not on display
- Both legs broken and missing.
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected from the site of Begram, 1837 (MSS Eur. E161/VII, ff.31-3). Found c.2004 in original Masson bag marked 'k'. Transferred on permanent loan.
- Coins and Medals
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: K.263 (Bag K)