Fragments of a cylindrical amulet case

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Semna, S523

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2030

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Large framents of a silver cylinder (charm case?).

Provenance

From Semna S-523. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition