Plaque

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In debris, on top of mastaba, G 7520.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.9 cm (1 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1708

Medium or Technique

Glazed Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of faience plaque. Possibly represented row of god/goddesses (?). Design on both sides. Apparently pierced. Blue. grayish- white paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In debris on top of mastaba, G 7520. 1927 : excavated by the Harvard University–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