Deity amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X-II, in debris

Dimensions

Length x width: 3 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1971

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Rude, standing faience amulet of a deity.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X-II, in debris. 1927: 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