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Disc

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Defenneh

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 2.7 x 0.6 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

87.784

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Disc of emerald green for inlaying.

Provenance

Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription