Amulet of a baboon

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From debris east of G 7813

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.5 x 0.7 cm (9/16 x 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

31.1879

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Ape amulet, green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, From debris east of G 7813. 1931 : 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