Uraeus

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7400

Dimensions

Height x width: 3.3 x 1.3 cm (1 5/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.1853

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Uraeus with peg to insert into something.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7400. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition