Amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW, Trench 31

Dimensions

Height: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2888

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet of a four legged animal - possibly a hippo or a pig?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW, Trench 31 . 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