Hair rings or earrings

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 1.1 cm (1 9/16 x 7/16 in.) Overall: 3.6 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1456

Medium or Technique

Hard white stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Hair ornaments

There are two hair rings, slightly vary in size, single cut.

Provenance

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