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Fragmentary pendant

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris of St 7400.

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.9 x 2.2 cm (3/8 x 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1723

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

The ends of this pendant taper slightly, and both ends are broken. The pendant is flat on one side and has impressed lines on the other side.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In debris of St 7400. 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