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Pig amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris on mastaba G 7450

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1 cm (1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1806

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small faience pig amulet, green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in radim on mastaba G 7450. 1927 : 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