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Design amulet with a human figure and a crocodile on the base

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 5006. November, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period, 2100–2040 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number

24.1592

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets