Heart amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7200 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 1.5 cm (13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-4-25

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Heart amulet, flat back, curved front, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7200 debris. 1926 : 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