Shell (pendant?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Room G 7524 a, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.1 cm (9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1489

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One small, cream colored shell with a hole made at one side for suspension.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Room G 7524 a, debris. 1928: 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