Requires Photography

Ornamental fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Roman tomb G 7500

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 8.5 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1454

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Ornamental piece, perhaps handle from a vessel. Head of an animal. One ear.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, N. of Roman Tomb G 7500. 1928 : 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