Amulet of Mehit and Yenker

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of pyramid I-b

Dimensions

3.4 x 1.5 x 0.85 cm (1 5/16 x 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2371

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of Mehit and Yenker, back plain.

Provenance

From Giza, east of pyramid I-b. 1924: 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