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Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2347a A

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

35-11-5

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Inscription on one side mostly illegible but includes the name of Horus.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2347a A. November, 1935: 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