Nail sheaths and foil fragments

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7524 A

Accession Number

29.2458

Medium or Technique

Gold foil

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

This object consists of ten gold foil nail cases (29-4-316e) and five foil fragments (29-4-316f).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7524A. 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