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Pig amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7775

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.1 x 0.5 cm (1/2 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1435

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small amulet of pig, color is green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in debris on top of mastaba G 7775. 1928 : 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