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Fragment of amulet

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

85.616

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets

White clay, no glaze; eyes deeply indented.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar) (?). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription