Amulet of a lion

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2375 Y

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.3411a

Medium or Technique

Turquoise

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amazonite. Belongs with 13.3411.

Provenance

From Giza. Giza Pit G 2375 Y. 1913. 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