Amulet of Anubis

Egyptian
Late Period
760–343 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1639

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Green glaze. Figure of striding Anubis. Suspension ring on back.

Provenance

From Giza. Mar. 1927: 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