Egyptian Ba Amulet to Ward Off Evil

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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. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/5984/

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Museum, Walters A. "Egyptian Ba Amulet to Ward Off Evil." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 30, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/5984/.

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Museum, Walters A. "Egyptian Ba Amulet to Ward Off Evil." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 30 Oct 2016. Web. 01 Dec 2020.

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