Pear-shaped pendant

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris E of Pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2269

Medium or Technique

Agate

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This pear shaped pendant is broken at the top.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris E of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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