Wedge shaped pendant

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, M 958

Dimensions

Length: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3907

Medium or Technique

Serpentinite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One wedge-shaped pendant which is bored side to side.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 958 [M/958]. 1913: 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.

(Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition