Amulet of Min
Third Intermediate Period–Hellenistic Period (Pt
Height: 5.1 cm (2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; pale green; no glaze; full-length, standing figure of Amen broken in two pieces; encrusted with brown; piece missing from left side of head and left side of upper body; suspension ring at back.
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.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way