Amulet mold

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 5 x 2.6 cm (3 9/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

11.45971

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and scaraboids

Large ornate mold of goddess(Sekhmet?)with son; disc crown.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription