Almond-shaped stone


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Dafana

Dimensions

Length x width: 14 x 9 mm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.703

Medium or Technique

Garnet

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Gems

Convex. Undecorated.

Provenance

Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription