TITLE

Ancient Amulets of Kush

AUTHOR(S)
Markowitz, Yvonne J.
PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
Ornament;Summer93, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on special amulets, jewelry and other objects of adornment invested with magical significance in talismanic form in the kingdom of Kush located along the Nile of Upper Nubia in Egypt. Several artifacts found in royal burial sites are Hathor and Ram-headed crystal pendants and cylindrical amulet pendant with caps from flat metal sheets.
ACCESSION #
32668449

 

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