Disk

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period
about 2100–2040 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes / 128A

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1319

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Disc of silver, pierced in center.

Provenance

From Mesheikh, Mes / 128A. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition