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Coin

One coin, imprints faded. There is an unidentified quadruped on one side and faded relief on the other side.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7400, South of Mastaba 7410. 1925: 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

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period or later,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 0.4 cm (7/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1910

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins