Fragment of heart amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1.5 cm (11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-740

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of heart amulet (vase). Flat back, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, debris on floor. 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