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Leg amulet

One tiny leg and foot amulet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 546 D debris. 1923: 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

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1 x 0.8 x 0.3 cm (3/8 x 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-265

Medium or Technique

Black stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets