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Cowroid

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
2323–2040 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1381

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, cowroid, with design of small circles.

Provenance

From Mesheikh. Mes/136/A. 1912: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition