Shen amulet

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period
30 B.C.–A.D. 364


Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.8 x 1.55 x 0,2 cm (11/16 x 5/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.528

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Marbled blue and white glass shen with slightly concave surface.

Provenance

By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer