Feet of an amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, in room II

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2588

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Foot end of small statuette. Fitting and mended. (Now joined to 29.2577)

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) in room II. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–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