Amulet of a djed-pillar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7652 A, Room VI

Dimensions

Length: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.) (29.1339-1373 form a set)

Accession Number

29.1351

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gold sheet. Impression.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7652A, Room VI. April 29, 1929: 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