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Amulet of a god

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Faience, pale blue glaze.Standing Amon (?) Ram headed with Atef crown. Crude. Suspension ring on back.

Provenance

From Giza: Street S. of G 7410. Jan. 24, 1: 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, Dynasty 25–30, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1032

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets