Anubis amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520 x, in radium of room I

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 3.6 cm

Accession Number

27.1754

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small faience statuette of Anubis with a damaged nose. Color is faded green with a white paste. Crudely made.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7520 x, in radium of room I. 1927: 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