Amulet of a heart

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, Tell Dafana

Dimensions

Other: 1.6 x 1.1 cm (5/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.622

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Pale dull green, glaze worn off; ring at top.

Provenance

From the ancient town, near Tell Dafana (Daphnae). Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription