Badarian to Naqada III 4500–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 793
Length x Width: 7.4 x 1.7 cm (2 15/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of two similar pendants in the shape of tusks (with 13.3776); decorated with incised lines filled with black, slightly spiraling; top grooved for fastening.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed), Tomb 793 [M/793]. 1913: 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: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition