Amulet of Nefertum

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1258

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; green glaze. (29.1247-1292 form a set).

Provenance

From Giza, G 7652 A, Room 4. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: April 29, 1929)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition