Stud earring

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris East of Pyramid I-b

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

24.2340

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

One earring with a large portion missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris East of Pyramid I-b. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition