Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of Pyr. I-a

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.8 x 0.95 x 1.2 cm (11/16 x 3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2716

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Amulet of Isis suckling Horus, light green, head of Isis missing.

Provenance

From Giza, N of Pyr. I-a. 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