Bell shaped pendants
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7143 B, chamber, at head in coffin
Overall: 3.2 x 2.5 cm (1 1/4 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gilded copper, gold
Not On View
Four bell shaped pendant fragments covered with gold foil. Very corroded. They are about the shape of finger caps, however they are very thick and have a hole at the narrow end, suggesting that they are pendants of some sort.
From Giza, Pit G 7143 B, chamber, at head in coffin. 1927: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition