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Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Between G 7220-30

Dimensions

Height x length x thickness: 1.0 x 0.5 x 0.5 cm (3/8 x 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2808

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment (headdress only) of amulet of god Nefertum. Light green.

Provenance

Giza, Between G 7220-30. 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