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Heart amulet

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One heart amulet, pierced for suspension

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2124. 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, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Mesheikh, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1463

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets