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Oval plaque seal

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, upper debris

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.8 x 1.1 cm (11/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.3029

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

This oval plaque seal was glazed and bored lenthwise. There is incised design on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, upper debris. 1925: 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