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Shawabty amulet

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Small female shawabty amulet, two lappels front, no pilaster, no hands visable. Molded blade deemed as hair, blue glaze. From same mold as 26-1-4.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Ave. 3, black debris . 1925 : 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

Overall: 2.8 x 0.8 cm (1 1/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2952

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets