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Seal amulet

Seal amulet of ovoid shape with a maze pattern inscribed in the base.

Provenance

From Mesheikh. Mes / 2109. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1912: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period, 2130–1980 B.C.

Accession Number

12.1302

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals