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Pendant

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
before 3850–about 2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2023

Dimensions

Other: 1.5 x 1 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1342

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One tear-shaped pendant, possibly a heart amulet, pierced for suspension

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2023. 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