Ivory inlay fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7690

Accession Number

29.2389

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Part of an ivory Isis knot (tyet) inlay. [Compare 29-2-22 parts of 12 similar ivory inlays]

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 7690. 1929: 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