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Fragment of amulet

Breast fragment of amulet of female deity: two front lappets, arms at sides, plain back, light green glaze, light bluish paste, soft.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.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: 1.5 x 1.4 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-406

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets