Amulet of Nefertem
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab Factor's House
Other: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Brown glaze with spots of green. High plumed headdresss, arms bent and close at sides, left leg advanced. Figures of this god rare, A.B.E. From Naukratis.
From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over August 1886.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription