Amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris North of Pyramid I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2512

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Sakhmet, bottom part missing, pale green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris North of Pyramid I-b. 1925: 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