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Earring

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–364 A.D.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .023 Length:

Accession Number

11.1006

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Silver; badly oxidized; surface incrusted.

Provenance

From Egypt, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. 1911: 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: From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. G.M.T. / N.W. Corner burial.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition