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Design amulet with a frog on the back and a crocodile and quadruped on the base

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period
2100–2040 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2320 A

Dimensions

Height x width x length: .7 x 1.5 x 1.6 cm (1/4 x 9/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3408

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

design of two stick-figure animals, possibly an crocodile and a jackal.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2320 A. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition