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Model belt-buckle

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2350–2170 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2420 S

Dimensions

Length: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1317

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Buckle, Wood. Belt-buckle, in many frags., mended, incomplete. Hole at either end of tie for fastening.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2420 S. August, 1937: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition