Earring

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500 N of pit 7510 H, redeem

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 1.3 x 0.4 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2400

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

One bronze earring, complete but corroded.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7500 N of pit 7510 H, redeem. 1924: 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