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Disc

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2300 B

Dimensions

Overall: 0.2 cm (1/8 in.) - diameter of disc

Accession Number

13.3402

Medium or Technique

Copper, gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Pierced disc of gilded copper.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: Giza G 2300 B

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition