Amulet of a vase

Egyptian
Late Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1115

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, dull blue-green glaze. Possibly intended for heart.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7633 debris. [Excav. date] Feb. 11, 1925. 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