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Amulet of animal

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700, E of mastaba G 7753

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

29.2783

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Crudely made amulet of a pig(?), hippo(?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700, E of mastaba G 7753. 1929 : 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