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Gold sheet impression for making amulets

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 6.9 x 4.3 cm (2 11/16 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1430

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Unclassified. Gold sheet. Impression. Sheet with impressed amulets not yet cut out.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7652A, Room VIII [Excav. date] April 28,1929. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: April 29, 1929)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition