Circular applique

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite

Accession Number

88.1060

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Thin and flexible, hole at top and bottom; small rim.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription