Fragment of a deity

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue 3, black debris

Dimensions

Length: 2.0 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2991

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Waist fragment of standing amulet of deity. Molded, back blade dressed, blue glazae, soft gray paste. Hands at sides, left leg advanced.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3, black debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition