<em>Amulet of a Sow</em>, 664-343 B.C.E. Faience, 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. (2.2 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.580.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.580.7_PS2.jpg)

Amulet of a Sow

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-343 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 7/8 x 1 1/4 in. (2.2 x 3.2 cm)


Accession Number: 16.580.7

Image: 16.580.7_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Sow standing on oblong base in (originally) green faience, as amulet.Tip of snout joined to base. Spaces under body open. Loop on back. Condition: Glaze worn to yellow white.

Brooklyn Museum