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Fish amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7100 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 1.3 cm (13/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-204

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fish amulet. Tail broken off. Plain flat back. Unbored blue glaze

Provenance

From Egypt, GizaStreet 7100 debris, . 1926 : 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