Hedgehog Amulet on a String

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: mid-Dynasty 13
Date: ca. 1750–1700 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery, Pit 995, MMA excavations, 1921–22
Medium: Glazed steatite, linen string
Dimensions: l. 0.9 cm (5/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number: 22.1.301

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