Pendant in the form of a bivalve shell

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 27

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3562

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Pendant in the form of a bivalve shell.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, Tomb S.F. 27: 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