Amulet of a pig

Egyptian
Late Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1058

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience, pale green glaze. Crude.

Provenance

From Giza: Debris N. of Pyr. I-b. [Excav. date] Nov. 8, 1924 / Phot. 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