Amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7769 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.9 cm (3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-1-97

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Very crudely made amulet: pig(?), hippo(?), green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, mastaba G 7769 in radim. 1930 : 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