Fragment of amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St.7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.4 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-406

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Breast fragment of amulet of female deity: two front lappets, arms at sides, plain back, light green glaze, light bluish paste, soft.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.7000. 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