Fragment of lion or sphinx amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7100 S, debris
Overall: 1.6 x 1.8 x 3.7 cm (5/8 x 11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This amulet fragment is of the hind-quarters of a large lion or sphinx reclining on a flat, blank base. It is likely that this is a fragment of a large amulet.
From Egypt, Giza, St. 7100 S, debris.1926 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition