Pig amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7300 between mastaba G 7350 and G 7450

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

27.1840

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Pig amulet: partly damaged, faded green, roughly made.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7300 between mastaba G 7350 and G 7450. 1927 : 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