Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, Tomb mastaba 4730

Dimensions

Height: 2.0 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2138

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of a Taweret amulet, head missing.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7500, Tomb mastaba 4730. 1925: 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