Amulet of fly

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Isesi
2381–2353 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of Mastaba, G 2370

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.8 x 1.6 cm (3/8 x 5/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1104

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of fly.

Provenance

From Giza. East of Mastaba. G2370. February, 1933: 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