Stele amulet

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.943

Medium or Technique

Black stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Flat stele with rounded top. On front and back, at top a winged disc; hieroglyphs below.

Provenance

By 1897: Count Michael Tyszkiewicz Collection; 1898: auction of the M. Tyszkiewicz Collection, Hotel des Commissaires-Priseurs, 9 rue Drouot, Paris, June 8-10, lot 301; 1898: with E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, 1898

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund