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Earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G7000, debris E of subsidiary Pyramid GIB

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 2.4 x 0.4 cm (13/16 x 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2364

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

The top portion of this earring is broken and missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-B. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition