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Playing with Fire: Initial observations on the religious uses of clay cobras from Amarna / Kasia Szpakowska

Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt, Volume: 40, Pages: 113 - 122

Swansea University Author: Szpakowska, Kasia

Abstract

This article presents a preliminary interpretation of the function of the clay cobra figurines found in Amarna in Ancient Egypt.

Published in: Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt
Published: 2003
URI: https://cronfa.swan.ac.uk/Record/cronfa11767
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Abstract: This article presents a preliminary interpretation of the function of the clay cobra figurines found in Amarna in Ancient Egypt.
Keywords: snakes, archaeology, religion, military, demon, nightmare cobra, ritual, Ancient Egypt, Israel, Lebanon
College: College of Arts and Humanities
Start Page: 113
End Page: 122