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Pendant fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 322

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.2748

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Preserved here is only the suspension loop of an original pendant. The loop is composed of a double ring bead. The pendant itself, as shown on the accession card, is now missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 322. 1911: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition