Amulet of a god

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street S. of G 7410

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1032

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, pale blue glaze.Standing Amon (?) Ram headed with Atef crown. Crude. Suspension ring on back.

Provenance

From Giza: Street S. of G 7410. Jan. 24, 1: 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