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Nefer amulet fragment

Fragment of top of nefer amulet (?) with blue glaze, ring in light green glaze (now white), flat back.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor. 1926: 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

1.0 x 0.5 x 0.2 cm (3/8 x 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-814

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets