Heart amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Heap of debris beside G 7525

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 2.4 cm (7/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2729

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from a heap of debris beside G 7525Y. 1925: 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