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Design amulet with three rows of protective hieroglyphs on the base


From Sheikh Farag, S.F. / 110. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Object Place for Label

Object Place

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets