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Amulet of a crocodile?

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Faience, blue-green glaze. Crude. Identification uncertain.

Provenance

From Giza: N. of Pyr. I.-b near G 7120 [Excav. date] Nov. 22, 1924 / Photo B 5797. 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 + cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1063

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets