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Pig amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW, Trench 34

Dimensions

0.9 x 1.35 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.), thickness 0.4cm

Accession Number

25.2971

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Pig amulet, pierced, blue glaze.

Provenance

Giza, G 7000 SW, Trench 34, debris. 1925: 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