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Fragment of faience

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 2.2 cm (7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1912

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of faience: part of a figure? Color blue, Brownish paste, hieroglyphic sign in black. Probably part of the head.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street G 7300, east of mastaba G 7350, west of G 7450, in fill, 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