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Seed Pod

Egyptian
Roman Imperial
30 B.C.–364 A.D.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 1.4 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

07-2-43c

Medium or Technique

Organic material

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One seed pod.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1 (J1 = Pillared Hall 27), debris south of third pillar. 1907: 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