Grape broadcollar element

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7200 debris south of 7241 chapel

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 1.1 cm (13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-4-69

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Bunch of grapes, amuletic broadcollar element. cf. 26-1-593. Suspension loop at both ends. Flat back, purple glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, debris S of brick room of mastaba G 7230-7240: G 7240, chapel. 1926: 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