Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A, rm 5
Overall: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Steatite, hard stone
Not On View
Five heart amulets: four steatite, one hard stone, all but one are crudely made.
From Giza, G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room 5. 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