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Amulets of djed-pillars

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Faience, blue glaze. 18 similar djed pillar amulets.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7652A, Room VIII. April 28,1929: 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 or Hellenistic Period, Dynasty 26 to, 664–30 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.) to 2.7 cm.

Accession Number

29.1420a-r

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets