Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Near pyramid I-b

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.2 x 0.8 x 0.9 cm (1/2 x 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2405

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of an amulet, back plain.

Provenance

From Giza, near pyramid I-b. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition