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Earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7102, outer courtyard of chapel

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 0.4 cm (3/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1818

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

One earring with bevelled edge.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7102, outer courtyard of chapel. 1925: 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