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Amulet of a plucked duck

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Made of a thin convex piece of base gold or electrum. Base missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Harageh, Tomb 154. 1915: Given by the Egyptian Research Account to the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.017 Length: 0.014 W.

Accession Number

15.244

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment