Triad amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, in N. room I.

Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 x 2.2 cm (1 11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2562

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Triad of Isis, Horus and Nephthys ij pale green faience.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperra) in N. room I. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition