Isis knot (tyet) amulet

Egyptian
Late New Kingdom to early Late Period, Dynasty 2
1186–660 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D 93

Dimensions

Length: 15.3 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

01.7427

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Soft wood, painted red and blue. Top mended.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 93. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription