Amulet of Khonsu?
Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This amulet of a standing figure of Khonsu (?) wearing the crescent moon and full moon headdress is bored at the neck for suspension. It is carved in the round, bright green in color and shiny.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way