Pendant

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 162

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.) - length of pendant

Accession Number

13.3758

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This is a tear-shaped pendant.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 162. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F. / 162

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition