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Serpent head amulet

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One amulet, purple glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7200, debris south of the brick room of 7240 chapel. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.2 x 1.5 x 1 cm (7/8 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-4-67

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets