Cat? amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Railway Point X, South Mastaba 7520, in fill

Dimensions

Height x width: 1 x 0.5 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1780

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One amulet of a small animal - (cat?). Light blue.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Railway Point X, South Mastaba 7520, in fill. 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