Amulet of a feathered crown

Egyptian


Dimensions

Other: 2.6 x 2.8 cm (1 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.558

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Light blue-green glaze; ring on back.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha (Am). 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription