Earring fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nabasha

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.764

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Gold, crescent-shape, hollow; incised oblique lines nearly erased.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription