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Bracelet fragments

Numerous fragments of partly corroded pieces of silver bracelets of Queen Hetepheres and many inlays (turquoise, lapis lazuli, and carnelian) of their decoration. Kept in one box, containing several smaller boxes.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7000 X

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2625–2500 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

47.1702

Medium or Technique

Silver, lapis lazuli, tourquoise, carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets