Amulet?

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 1.5 cm (1 1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.45986

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Almond-shaped object, broken around edges, center is set off by incised line, painted turquoise, edges painted black.

Provenance

From Dendara. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Explration Fund by the government of Egypt; voted to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription