Amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 1, debris from boat pit N of G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2578

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Unidentifiable

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue G 1, debris from boat pit N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b (G I-a boat pit). 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