Amulet of a goddess

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From debris on top of Mastaba G 7330

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.9 x 0.7 cm (7/16 x 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1614

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small green-glazed faience statuette of a goddess. Headdress and lower part missing. Inscribed pilaster.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, From radim on top of Mastaba G 7330. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition