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Pendant fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J2

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1120

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This is a fragment of a pendant; possibly a pendant bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J2 (= sloping corridor 28). 1907: 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.

(Accession date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition