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Amulets of ears

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Two human ear-shaped amulets both with holes for suspension. P 8281, discarded Dec. 29, 1906.

Provenance

Egypt Exploration Fund, 11th Donation. Deir el-Bahari.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bahri, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 2.2 x 0.7 cm (1 5/16 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.45961

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets