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Tablet of Bastet and Thoth

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Plaque with Bastet on one side; Thoth on other.

Provenance

From Abydos. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date:November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Abydos, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 0.5 x 2.3 cm (3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.759

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets