Design amulet with a human figure and a crocodile on the base

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period
2100–2040 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5006 debris, Notes: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x length: .9 x 1.6 x 1.8 cm (3/8 x 5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1592

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 5006. November, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition