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Earring fragment

This is a fragment of a circular earring, reddish color.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-B. 1924: 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: 1.1 x 2 x 0.6 cm (7/16 x 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2284

Medium or Technique

Agate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs