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Bracelet

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2353 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Giza Pit G 7143 B, chamber, at place of head in

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.5 x 21.1 cm (9/16 x 8 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.606c

Medium or Technique

Gilded copper, gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Bracelet of gilded copper with open ends. Undecorated.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7143 B, chamber, at place of head in wooden coffin; 1927: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; awarded to the MFA by the Egyptian government

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition