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Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Seals (3) from net

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Priests' houses, near, Roman burial XXI, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Roman Period

Amulet of fist with thumb thrust between first two fingers

In this amulet the thumb is placed between the first two fingers of the fist. This is a Roman amulet connected with sexuality. From Egypt Roman Period

Funerary Mask of a woman

From Egypt Roman Period

Snake Ring

From Egypt Roman Period

Funerary Sandals

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Priests' Houses, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Roman Period

Hanging Showing Euthenia in a Garden

This rare painting of tempera on linen shows the Greek personification of abundance, Euthenia. The goddess, consort of the Nile god, rests on a sphinx and holds a bowl in her hand; above and to the sides are bi... more

Funerary Mask

From Egypt Roman Period

Snake bracelet

From Egypt, Lower Egypt Roman Period

String of 6 beads

From Egypt Roman Period or later

Funerary Mask

From Egypt Roman Period

Snake ring

From Egypt Roman Period

String of 23 beads

From Egypt Roman Period

Group of 5 composite eye beads

From Egypt Roman Period or later

Snake bracelet

From Egypt Roman Period

String of 3 Beads

From Egypt Roman Period or later

Statuette of Herakles holding apples

The hero holds the golden apples of the Hesperides in his left hand. From Egypt Roman Period

Amulet of Harpokrates

From Egypt Roman Period

String of 10 Mosaic Beads

From Egypt Roman Period

Funerary Mask

From Egypt Roman Period

Seals (3) from net

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Priests' houses, near, Roman burial XXI, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Roman Period

Burnishing tool, goldsmith's

From Egypt; Probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes Roman Period

Pair of Child's Slippers

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, near Priests' houses, Roman Burial XXIII, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Roman Period

String of 4 beads

From Egypt Roman Period or later

Seals (3) from net

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Priests' houses, near, Roman burial XXI, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Roman Period

Glass Bottle

From Egypt Roman Period

String of 27 Eyed Beads

From Egypt Roman Period or later

Snake bracelet

From Egypt, Lower Egypt Roman Period

Plaque representing a Greco-Roman type temple with Corinthian columns

From left to right, on bases of increasing height, Isis, Serapis, and another goddess stand among the columns. On the pediment is an eagle with spread wings, an emblem of the god Serapis. From Egypt Roman Period

Robe made to imitate leopard skin with rosettes with the name of Harnedj-?

From Egypt; Said to be from Northern Upper Egypt, Pernebwadjyt (south of Qaw el-Kebir) Roman Period

Harpokrates in an Egyptianizing Crown and holding the club of Herakles

Harpokrates, or "Horus the child," the son of Isis and Osiris/Serapis, is here represented as a chubby toddler with a plump, crooked forefinger reaching toward his small mouth. He holds the knobby club of the G... more

Palm of a Ceremonial Fan

This palm (joining piece) of a ceremonial fan depicts a royal baldachin atop an umbel, the flower section of the papyrus plant. On the back of the palm are sockets for three ostrich plumes, and the lower end is... more

String of 15 bugle beads

From Egypt Roman Period?

Funerary Mask

From Egypt Roman Period

Bottle (unguentaria)

From Egypt, Fayum Entrance Area, Meidum Roman Period

Burnishing tool, goldsmith's

From Egypt; Probably from Upper Egypt, Thebes Roman Period

Lamp

From Egypt, Thebes

Fish Net

From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Priests' houses, near, Roman burial XXI, MMA excavations, 1923–24 Roman Period

Fragment

Attributed to Egypt

Bottle (unguentaria)

From Egypt, Fayum Entrance Area, Meidum Roman Period

Double-Headed herm Bust

From Egypt Roman Period

Bottle (unguentaria)

From Egypt, Fayum Entrance Area, Meidum Roman Period

Plaque representing an Egyptian open shrine (kiosk)

Columns with bell-shaped capitals support the barrel roof of the kiosk. Isis(?) towers over an open-lintel doorway surmounted by lions or perhaps cats. From Egypt Roman Period

Lamp

Found Egypt, Medinet Habu

Headdress from the Head of a Mummy of a Child

From Egypt; Said to be from Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim (Khemmis, Panopolis) Roman Period

Bottle

From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Senwosretankh, radim, MMA excavations, 1932–33 Coptic Period

Mummy label of Senpnouthe, daughter of Sulis; her mother Taphiomis

From Egypt; Possibly from Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim (Khemmis, Panopolis) Roman Period

Bracelet of beads strung on fiber

From Egypt Coptic Period

Mummy Tag of Psentsenpshay, son of Thoteu

From Egypt; Probably from Northern Upper Egypt, Akhmim (Khemmis, Panopolis) Ptolemaic or Roman Period

Lamp

Small earthenware lamps, made from double molds, provided light for Egyptians during the Roman period. A wick produced from plant fiber or linen fabric was placed in a reservoir filled with oil, generally casto... more

Ostracon

From Egypt Coptic Period

Leather Shoe with Gilded Medallions

Many types of footwear existed in the Byzantine world. Boots were worn by soldiers and laborers, slippers by monks and clergy, and sandals by government officials; the poor would have gone barefoot. From Egypt,... more