Dog-headed amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, On top of stairs betw G 7520 & G 7530, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 0.7 cm (7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1448

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small faience figure of dog-headed ape, faded green, suspension ring at the back, pilaster.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, on top fo stairs between G 7520 & G 7530, in debris. 1928 : 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