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Amulet of Bastet

Blue glass-paste amulet of cat-headed Bastet, in two fragments. Found in three pieces (01/04).

Provenance

From Giza, G 7817. 1931: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

31.1870

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets