About this object

Recumbant jackal form of Wepwawet or Anubis in dark blue glass. Flat backed with remains of old adhesive and fabric (?). Half of tail missing. Purchased from John Garstang in 1949 ("Garstang Collection") which he bought at Luxor.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Late Period
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    664 BC - 332 BC
  • Materials
    Glass
  • Location
    World Museum, Level 3, Ancient Egypt Gallery
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from Professor John Garstang
  • Collector
    John Garstang
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Luxor
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    30 mm x 41 mm x 6 mm
  • Related people
    John Burges Eustace Garstang (Collector, previous owner)

Where is this object from?

Ownership

Previous owners

  • John Burges Eustace Garstang

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1949
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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