Amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5110 B

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.) length largest bead

Accession Number

23-11-482

Medium or Technique

Faience, beryl

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

These are six amulets as follows:
c) 3 hawks, beryl
e) squatting ape
h) hippo head
and one broken amulet that can not for sure be matched up with the Object Register but is possibly:
f) squatting ape.

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, Tomb S.F.5110 B: 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