Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit G 7130

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.8 x 0.7 x 1 cm (11/16 x 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2864

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of the base of a Taweret amulet, light green.

Provenance

From Giza, pit G 7130. 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