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Amulet of Anubis

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Faience, blue glaze, Anubis, jackal headed.

Provenance

From Giza: G 7652A, Room VIII [Excav. date] April 28,1929. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 25–30, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 6.8 x 1.0 x 2.3 cm (2 11/16 x 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1425

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets