Fragment of amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue 3, black debris

Dimensions

Height x width: 1.7 x 1.3 cm (11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.3011

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of crown of Nefertum amulet, blue glaze, hard gray paste.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3, black debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition