Fibula fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520 x Room I

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 1 cm (2 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1747

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fibulae

It is a part of a bronze brooch (fibula), heavily patinated.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520X Room I. 1927 : 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