Amulet in the form of a flask
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Overall: 2.3 x 1.4 cm (7/8 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Green glaze; ring at top.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, communal burial in room J1 (=pillared hall 27), associated with mummy 47. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition