Ancient Amulets of Kush

Markowitz, Yvonne J.
June 1993
Ornament;Summer93, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p46
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.


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