Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris G 7131

Dimensions

2.3 x 1.0 x 1.1 cm (7/8 x 3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2413

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of Thoriens (Hippo goddess), legs broken, green, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, debris G 7131. 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