Disc

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, El Kab

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1115

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Thin disc of copper, pierced in center (PM 579) strung together with 97.1028

Provenance

From Egypt, El Kab. 1898: excavated by James E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription