Hair ring or earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7500, east of 7520, west 7650

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 1 cm (1 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1457

Medium or Technique

Hard white stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Hair ornaments

One hair ring or earring. Object Register says two fragments of similar one. Single cut.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St G 7500, east of 7520, west of 7650. 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