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Egyptian Faience Amulet

Made in Egypt, Africa, 664BC-525 BCE.
Amulet made entirely out of faience and demonstrates the characteristic green glaze finish. Evidence of wear is evident with a slight chip on the top rim, while traces of brown patina is evident in patches on the surface. The top part of the object illustrates a small loop from which the pendant may be hung, while the exterior surface of the suspension loop illustrates 4 decorative indentations. Below the loop, an indentation demarcates the splayed and protruding upper rim.Directly beneath the splayed rim is another more subtle demarcation marking out a decorative continuation of the upper part of the object. The body for the most part is cylindrical and results in tapered and narrow of the bottom area, resulting in a blunt tip.
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