Lotus pendant

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.979

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This lotus shaped pendant has details of the petals in relief. It has a plain, flat back and a double ring at the top for suspension.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor. Jan. 1926: 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