Amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave. 3

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.3014

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small cat amulet (Bastet?). Pilaster at back. Bored. Blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Ave. 3. 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