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Earrings

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, on top of large wooden anthropoid c

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29-12-240c

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Two silver earrings.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 77625, on top of large wooden anthropoid coffin, under left ear. 1929 : 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