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Amulet of a pig

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Faience. Pale blue glaze. (Sow).

Provenance

From Giza. [Excav. date] Mar. 1927. 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.6- cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1655

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets