Ancient Egyptian Sistrum

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Carole Raddato
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published on 31 March 2014
Ancient Egyptian Sistrum

Bronze Sistrum (rhythm instrument) with handle in the shape of the god Bes, 30th Dynasty, c. 350 BCE. (Neues Museum, Berlin)


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. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2476/

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Raddato, Carole. "Ancient Egyptian Sistrum." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 31, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2476/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Ancient Egyptian Sistrum." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 31 Mar 2014. Web. 23 Oct 2019.

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