Heart amulet

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2124

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1463

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One heart amulet, pierced for suspension

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2124. 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