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Amulet or bead (?)

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G M T/ J1/ body 47

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.807

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet or bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, communal burial in room J1 (= pillared hall 27), associated with mummy 47. 1907: 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: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition