Amulet of Ammon ?

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)
2nd century B.C.


Dimensions

Other: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

86.794

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Pale blue glaze, top of head missing.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription