Head of figure amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7540T, room 5, western grave

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.2434

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head of a small figure of a deity.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7540T, room 5, western grave. 1929 : 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