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Amulet of Anubis

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White-gray with slight traces of green; without glaze and in fair condition; chip broken off of figure's left ear; suspension ring at back. Standing figure of Anubis.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Egyptian, Old Kingdom to Late Dynastic Period, 2323–343 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

83.326

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets