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Finger nail cover

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7540T, room 4

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2386

Medium or Technique

Gold foil

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Gold finger nail cover with fine details.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7540T, room 4. 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