Amulet of a crocodile?

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 + cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1063

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, blue-green glaze. Crude. Identification uncertain.

Provenance

From Giza: N. of Pyr. I.-b near G 7120 [Excav. date] Nov. 22, 1924 / Photo B 5797. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition