Seal

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, end of Dynasty 4
2494–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris between mast G7130-7140: G7140 and G7142

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-212

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

This broken rectangular double-sided seal has incised designs.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris between mastabas G 7130-7140: G 7140 and G 7142. March 1926: 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