Base of a cippus of Horus

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7430 C

Dimensions

Width x depth: 2.4 x 2.5 cm (15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

25.2166

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two human feet standing on crocodiles.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 7430C. February 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition