Amulet of Harpokrates

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period–Late Period, Dynasty 2
1070–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1103

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, pale blue glaze. Well modeled.

Provenance

From Giza: Street G 7500. [Excav. date] Feb. 2, 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