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Fragment of heart amulet

Fragment of heart amulet (vase). Flat back, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, debris on floor. 1925: 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

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1.5 cm (11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-740

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets