Amulet of lion
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E of mastaba G 2100
Other: 2.9 x 1.3 x 1.7 cm (1 1/8 x 1/2 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Steatite amulet of lion, no hole. Portion of face broken off. Traces of black paint on haunches.
From Egypt, Giza, E of mastaba G2100. 1933: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition