Amulet of a vase

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x width: 2 x 1.2 cm (13/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.986

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; green glaze; incrusted with brown; ring at top; good condition.

Provenance

From Giza, GMT room J3 (=anteroom 26), south of pillar 3. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date, March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition