Fragment of amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7430 B, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.2 cm (9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1618

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Crown of sun-disc and horns broken off an amulet.

Provenance

From Giza, 2nd chamber of G 7430 B, debris. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: December 14, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition