Amulet of recumbent lion
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Findspot: Egypt, Nag el-Mashayikh, Tomb 2502
Height x width: 3.3 x 1.8 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Amulet of light blue faience in the shape of a recumben lion on a base. Glaze somewhat worn. Ring on top of back for suspension.
From Nag el-Mashayikh, tomb 2502. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition