Amulet

Egyptian
Late Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1095

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a seated falcon or baboon headed deity crowned with disc and horns.

Provenance

From Giza: Street G 7300. [Excav. date] January 4, 1925. Photo B 5799. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition