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Male figure amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 234 D body

Dimensions

Other: 0.3 x 0.3 x 0.7 cm (1/8 x 1/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-162b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This is a tiny amulet of a male figure with a ring for suspension on the back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 234 D body. 1923: 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