Amulet fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7792 A

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 1 x 0.7 cm (13/16 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1397

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small fragment of a small faience figure–a divinity. The color is gone, may have been green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7792A. 1928 : 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