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Fragment of amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue 3, black debris

Dimensions

Thickness x height x length: 0.3 x 1.1 x 1.1 cm (1/8 x 7/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2993

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Very small fragment of headdress (?) in relief, blue glaze, soft white paste.

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