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Pendant fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between mastabas G 7150 and G7151

Dimensions

Height x width: 1.5 x 1.6 cm (9/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-956

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This is the upper fragment of a grape bunch pendant of type 26-1-593. It has a convex top and flat bottom, and part of the suspension ring is present. It has a purplish glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Surface debris between mastabas G 7150 and G 7151. 1926: 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