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head of jackal

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Title head of jackal
Collection Artworld: Oriental Museum
Description Right profile of the head of a jackal, made of obsidian. Simple markings to delineate the mouth are incised into the obsidian and the eye is inlaid. There are markings which suggest the ear may also have been inlaid.
Cultural Context Egyptian
Location Creation Site Misr
Location Current Repository The Oriental Museum
Subject architecture, architectural decoration, inlay, animal, god, technology
Measurements 31 x 30 x 4 mm
Rights Oriental Museum, University of Durham, Durham, 2002. All Rights reserved
Rights Owner OM
Work Type inlay



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