Fragment of an amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 3, black debris
Overall: 0.9 x 1.7 cm (3/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience; blue glaze; hard drab paste
Not On View
This is a fragment of an amulet. It is the head of a deity wearing a sun disc and ram’s horns. It is pierced side to side on the back.
From Egypt, Giza Avenue G 3, black debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition