Plaque with seated deity
New Kingdom or Third Intermediate Period (?)
1 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small plaque of blue-green glazed faience, pierced for suspension. One side shows a seated, falcon-headed deity, perhaps Re. Hieroglyphic text on reverse reading ” Amen Re is the strength of the the individual.”
By 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer