Earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 546 A

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 0.1 cm (13/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.1515

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

This earring is formed from an open loop of wire.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 546 A. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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