Amulet of Thoth
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Height x length: 2.3 x 3.8 cm (7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lapis lazuli amulet in the form of the god Thoth as a squatting ibis, with a small figure of the goddess Maat in front of him. Suspension loop on the back, behind the head.
By 1979: Mrs Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer November 1979.
Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer