Pectoral amulet of Qebesenuef

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1945

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Green-blue; glazed; full-length, standing figure; profile to left; back flat and plain; one hole.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way