Mummy trappings

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, room IV

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2739

Medium or Technique

Gold Foil

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Two pieces of thin gold sheeting, with a dot design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) room IV . 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition