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Amulet

Small amulet. Ring at top, details in relief, pale blue glaze, flat back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 0.4 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1148

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets