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Base plate of turtle

Similar in form and material to 15.246b.

Provenance

From Egypt, Haraga, Tomb 154. 1915: Given by the Egyptian Research Account to the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Haraga, Egypt

Accession Number

15.247

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets