White crown amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes / 2502

Dimensions

Height: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1321

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; green glaze; most of glaze is worn off; ring at top; Crown of Lower Egypt.

Provenance

From Mesheikh, tomb 2502. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: December 5, 1912)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition