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Two-fingers amulet

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Black obsidian two finger amulet. Incised detail.

Provenance

By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Late Period, 664–332 B.C.

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 7.3 x 2.2 x 0.6 cm (2 7/8 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.570

Medium or Technique

Obsidian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets