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Amulet of a deity

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

29.1547

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Deities: Anubis? Faience. Green glaze. Crude. (Possibly Thoth?)

Provenance

From Giza: G 7600 X, Room II. 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