Amulet of Sow

Egyptian
New Kingdom or later


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7714

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 2.7 x 0.6 cm (3/4 x 1 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.2744

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Sow on small base and loop on back.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7714. 1937: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