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Amulet of Ammon ?

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Pale blue glaze, top of head missing.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty), 2nd century B.C.

Dimensions

Other: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

86.794

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets