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Earring

Egyptian
Late New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Nag el Deir, N 12/45

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1421

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Shell; pair of earrings

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, N 12/45. 1912: 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