Amulet of heart

Egyptian
New Kingdom-Reign of Cleopatra
1550–30 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.22.285

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Heart amulet, stone, green, incised details, bored suspension ring at top.

Provenance

About 1835: collected by John Lowell with permission of the Egyptian Government. From the Estate of Mrs. Francis C. Lowell.

Credit Line

Gift of Estate of Mrs. Francis C. Lowell