Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of pyramid I-b

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.35 x 1.9 x 1.1 cm (15/16 x 3/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2385

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Middle portion of small statuette of pregnant goddess or woman, back plain.

Provenance

From Giza, north of pyramid I-b. 1924: 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