Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit G 7757 A, debris of room IV
Overall (Second of two fragments joined to complete amulet): 0.7 cm (1/4 in.) Overall (Complete piece): 1.4 x 0.7 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 1/4 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of head rest amulet. 29-11-257 forms the base of this amulet. Now joined as one piece.
From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) debris of room IV. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition