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Shell pendant

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-650

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One fragment of a shell pendant with a flat back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. January 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