Pendant

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of Mastaba G 2370

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 2.9 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1162.2

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One flat, chipped pendant with a boring or suspension hole in one corner.

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