Obscure amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris east of mastaba G 7913

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1.6 x 0.7 cm (1/4 x 5/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-42

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One obscure faience amulet; possibly an ape. Hole for suspension.

Provenance

From Egypt, debris east of mastaba G 7913. Giza, . 1930: 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