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Pyramid-shaped seal amulet

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Faience. Blue glaze. Pyramid seal. Suspension ring on top.

Provenance

From Giza. Apr. 1928: 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: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1688

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets