Pectoral amulet of Imsety

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 30 (?)
380–332 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1093

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Greenish-blue glaze; finely modeled; discolored with brown; good condition.

Provenance

From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription