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Blue glazed faience. Inscribed on base. (illegible).

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag: SF 231 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923. 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, Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18, 1991–1295 B.C.

Dimensions

Other: 0.8 + x 0.7 - x 1.2 cm (5/16 x 1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1618

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets