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Hippo? amulet

Hippo or four legged animal.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. E of G 7070 in debris. 1926: 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

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-11

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets