Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2422, dump heap
0.6 x 2.2 cm (1/4 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is an oval pendant in the shape of an insect (beetle)?. It has a flat bottom and is pierced at both ends.
From Egypt, Giza, G 2422, dump heap. 1936: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition