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Amulet fragment

Base of amulet, of figured god Bes, light green.

Provenance

Giza, N. of Pyr. I-a, December, 1924. 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 Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

.75 x .75 cm (5/16 x 5/16 in.)Thickness .9 cm

Accession Number

24.2749

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets