Heart? amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7300, between Mast G 7350 & G 7450, debris

Dimensions

Thickness x Height x width: 0.7 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm (1/4 x 5/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1842

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of dark-green amulet (heart amulet?), brown paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In Street G 7300, between Mastabas G 7350 and G 7450, in radim. 1927 : 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