Hair ring or earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. east of 7500 S. debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1503

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Hair ornaments

One hair ring or earring with brown encrustation. Single cut.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. east of 7500 S. radim. 1928 : 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