Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


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

Dimensions

.75 x .75 cm (5/16 x 5/16 in.)Thickness .9 cm

Accession Number

24.2749

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Base of amulet, of figured god Bes, light green.

Provenance

Giza, N. of Pyr. I-a, December, 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