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Bracelet fragments

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period
2960–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesa'edd

Dimensions

Overall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.1077

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Ivory bangle bracelets; 17 fragments plus debris, not joining. Forming four or more bracelets.

Provenance

From Mesaid, 1910: 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