Seal Amulet in the form of a Lion's Head

Seal Amulet in the form of a Lion's Head

3800-3500 BC

Agate

Diameter: 2.8 x 2.7 x 0.9 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Gift of Mabel Porozynski in honor and remembrance of Eugene Porozynski 2000.42

Fun Fact

These amulets were commonly found in tombs of women and children.

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