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Daily Magic in Ancient Egypt

Date
Saturday, December 2, 2006Sunday, November 25, 2007
Time
11:00 AM–05:00 PM on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Magic played an important role in religions of the ancient world.  Amulets in particular were believed to posess great power to bring protection, health, luck, and even immortality through their images and symbols.  This small exhibition will feature 46 amulets, scarabs, figurines, and ritual objects associated with this belief in the power of magic in ancient Egypt.  Open since December 2, 2006, this Focus Show will be on view through November 25, 2007.

Add to Calendar 12-02-2006 11:00:00 11-25-2007 17:00:00 15 Daily Magic in Ancient Egypt Magic played an important role in religions of the ancient world. Amulets in particular were believed to posess great power to bring protection, health, luck, and even immortality through their images and symbols. 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201 (The Walters Art Museum) The Walters Art Museum info@thewalters.org false DD/MM/YYYY

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