Pendant

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of mastaba G 2370

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.6 x 3 cm (5/8 x 5/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1162.1

Medium or Technique

Rock crystal

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One jar-shaped pendant with a pointed bottom and the top broken off.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, East of mastaba G 2370. 1933: 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