Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, rm III
Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Heart amulet: gold sheeting folded over so amulet is same on both sides and rounded, possibly two halves put together, trace of fold or joint.
From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room III. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition