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Crescent shaped pendant

One curved crescent moon shaped pendant with loop for suspension. The loop is broken and missing a portion, and one end of the crescent is broken and missing. There are two fitting fragments which are mended. There is a thick white glaze with one yellow stripe on the top and one thin black...

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Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. January 1926 : 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-504

Medium or Technique

Blue glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants