Egyptian Ba Amulet to Ward Off Evil

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Walters Art Museum
published on 30 October 2016
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Egyptian Ba amulet. The Ba was a human-headed bird aspect of the soul which could speed between earth and the heavens. Gold and stone inlay. 3rd century BCE. (Walters Art Museum, Balttmore, USA)

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Museum, W. A. (2016, October 30). Egyptian Ba Amulet to Ward Off Evil. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5984/egyptian-ba-amulet-to-ward-off-evil/

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Museum, Walters Art. "Egyptian Ba Amulet to Ward Off Evil." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 Oct 2016. Web. 16 Oct 2021.