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Amulet

Amulet of a seated falcon or baboon headed deity crowned with disc and horns.

Provenance

From Giza: Street G 7300. [Excav. date] January 4, 1925. Photo B 5799. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

27.1095

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets