Amulet of Sow (?)

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.2110

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Four legged animal, sow? or shrew?.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza,Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris. 1925: 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