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it was placed behind the neck, and thus served as a substitute for the real object used by the deceased during his lifetime, allowing him to raise his head during his resurrection.

Provv. 3269
Stone / obsidian
2.4 x 3.3 x 1.3 cm
1539–30 BCE
Unknown
Acquired before 1888
Sala 11 Vetrina 01
  • Connor, Simon, Amuleti dell'antico egitto, Modena 2016©, p. 214, p. 215
    Tipo=Opere biblioteca SottoTipo=Monografia o Opere Autore=Connor, Simon Titolo=Amuleti dell'antico egitto Sottotiolo= In= Collana= Opera= Luogo=Modena Anno=2016© Menzionato=p. 214 Illustrazione=p. 215
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