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Amulet of Anubis

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Figure of striding Anubis; jackal headed; green glaze; suspension ring on back

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt. 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Accession Number

RES.62.104

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets