Obscure amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris east of mastaba G 7913

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.5 x 1.8 cm (1/4 x 3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-43

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Obscure faience amulet, possibly a crocodile; schematic.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris east of mastaba G 7913. 1930: 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