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Double ostrich plume amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Heap of debris beside pit G 7525 Y

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.3 x 0.7 cm (1 x 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25-7-42

Medium or Technique

Obsidian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One double ostrich plume amulet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, heap of debris beside pit G 7525 Y. 1925: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition