Lion

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom, Dynasty 12–18
1991–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Other: 0.8 + x 0.7 - x 1.2 cm (5/16 x 1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1618

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue glazed faience. Inscribed on base. (illegible).

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag: SF 231 [Excav. date] Oct. 1923. 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