Pendant

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 0.7 cm (9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1116

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Carnelian; lower rim nicked.

Provenance

From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. GMT / Room J2. 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