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Bracelet

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, M 955

Dimensions

Length: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.) Thickness: 0.3cm

Accession Number

13.3739

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Small copper band. One of four excavated together. 13.3740 is the other accessioned bracelet.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955]. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition