Pendant

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, debris N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.3 x 1.2 cm (7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2528

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This conical pendant is covered with a cross-hatched pattern. It may be a fruit (bunch of grapes) pendant. It has a loop at the top for suspension.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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