Copper decoration

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7765 D, debris of room

Dimensions

Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2807

Medium or Technique

Copper and Gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Three pieces of copper decoration with gold foil adhearing. Also a # of small ring beads sticking to back. Two are apparently the twisted serpent and the ohter the hieroglyph for “N”.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza,Pit G 7765 D, debris of room. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition