Amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 397/X

Dimensions

Other: 3.3 x 0.8 cm (1 5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2696

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One amulet of a pair of cow horns, possibly Hathor, bored through for hanging.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 397. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition