Fragment of an amulet of a deity

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris South of G 7320

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.2 x 1.3 x 0.9 cm (7/8 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-84

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Upper fragment of amulet of unknown deity. Pilaster at back, bored for suspension, blue.

Provenance

From Giza, debris South of G 7320. 1926: 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