Heart amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7700, East of G 7260

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 2.5 x 1 cm (11/16 x 1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2470

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Heart amulet, badly rusted.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7700, east of G 7260. 1929: 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