Hippo? amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. E of G 7070 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-11

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Hippo or four legged animal.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. E of G 7070 in debris. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition