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Fragment of an amulet in the form of a deity

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7100 S, X

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 0.7 x 0.4 x 0.4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-28

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Head fragment of amulet of deity wearing sun disk and horns. Light blue glaze. Very small.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7100S, X. 1926: 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