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
  • Culture
    Late Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    664 BC - 332 BC
  • Materials
  • 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
    1910 about
  • Measurements
    30 mm x 41 mm x 6 mm
  • Related people
    John Garstang ( Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • John Garstang

    Owned from: 1910
    How acquired: Purchased in Luxor
    Owned until: 1949
    Disposal method: Sold
Object view = Humanities
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