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Earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, pit VIII (G 7000 SW 8)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2868

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

One corroded earring.

Provenance

From Giza, Cemetery G 7000 SW, pit VIII (G 7000 SW 8). 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