Ancient Egyptian Sistrum

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Carole Raddato
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published on 31 March 2014
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Bronze Sistrum (rhythm instrument) with handle in the shape of the god Bes, 30th Dynasty, c. 350 BCE. (Neues Museum, Berlin)

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About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, March 31). Ancient Egyptian Sistrum. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2476/ancient-egyptian-sistrum/

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Raddato, Carole. "Ancient Egyptian Sistrum." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 31, 2014. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2476/ancient-egyptian-sistrum/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Ancient Egyptian Sistrum." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 31 Mar 2014. Web. 17 Oct 2021.