Uraeus

Egyptian
Saitic


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .072 H. .027 W.

Accession Number

12.1225

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze: with sunken division on which remains portions of red colored cement coated with gold.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 500.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition