Fragment of cat-headed god amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, street 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1 cm (1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1172

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment from head of profile ammulet of cat and lion headed god. Flat back, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, street 7000. 1926: 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