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Fragment of plaque

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7754

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 0.4 x 2.2 cm (11/16 x 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2764

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One fragment of a plaque with a design of head of Hathor, flanked by a rearing uraeus in relief. The backside is undecorated.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris on top of mastaba G 7754. 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