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Stem of papyrus

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 4 x 2 cm (1 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1913

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Stem of a papyrus, faience. Faded green color and grayish white paste. Broken, probably Horus on papyrus.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street G 7300, east of mastaba G 7350, west of G 7450, in fill, 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