Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Near pyramid I-b

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 0.925 x 0.85 x 0.4 cm (3/8 x 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2403

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Lower part of amulet, figure of god holding sceptre, green, back plain.

Provenance

From Giza, near 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