Stone pendant

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of Mastaba G 7753

Dimensions

Length: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2769

Medium or Technique

Green stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

This drop-shaped pendant of a hard, pale green stone is pierced horizontally at the top for suspension.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris on top of Mastaba G 7753. 1929: 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