Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7101

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 2.0 x 1.6 x 0.8 cm (13/16 x 5/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2849

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head of Bes amulet, face broken, light green.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7101. 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