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Inlay piece

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6
2465–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 A Chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-11-12

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

This blue glass semi-circular inlay is in two pieces.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2360 A Chamber.1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition