Design amulet with Bat fetish holding was scepters surmounting a kneeling figure with upraised arms on the base

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period
2100–2040 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Nag el-Deir

Dimensions

Overall: 2.4 x 4 cm (15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1216

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, N 12 / 24. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1912: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition