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Amulet of Heh

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In 7691 A, in debris of grave

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.9 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1364

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small amulet–faded green in color, broken in half

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, In 7691A, in debris of grave, 1928 : 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