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Design amulet with a frog on the back and two crocodiles or lizards with a maze pattern on the base

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period
2100–2040 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag

Dimensions

Height x width x length: .8 x .9 x 1.7 cm (5/16 x 3/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3807

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F. / 42. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition