Amulet of a recumbent ram
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height x length: 1.1 x 2.1 cm (7/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This very schematic pale blue faience amulet represents a recumbent, possibly mummified, ram lying on a flat base. There is a suspension ring on the back.
From Giza: G 7510 B, Chamber [Excav. date] January 24, 1925. Photo B 5799. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition