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Fragment of amulet of a figure

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/500

Dimensions

Other: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1445

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets

One fragment of a figural amulet

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/500. 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