Amulet and beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, from body in coffin; below neck, an

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29-12-240b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One wedjat eye amulet embedded in cloth found below the neck; two beads, one cylinder and one ring bead found in the hollow back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, from body in coffin; below neck, and by the back. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–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