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Dog-headed amulet

Small faience figure of dog-headed ape, faded green, suspension ring at the back, pilaster.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, on top fo stairs between G 7520 & G 7530, in debris. 1928 : 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 0.7 cm (7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1448

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets