Amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 30
380–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Other: 2.7 x 1.9 x 0.7 cm (1 1/16 x 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

85.622

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gray-white stone; incised inscription on front.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription