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Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, between G 7220-30

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.3 x 0.7 x 0.7 cm (1/2 x 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2835

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head of Sakhmet amulet. Dark green, bored at back.

Provenance

From Giza, between G 7220-30. 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