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Fibula fragment

It is a part of a bronze brooch (fibula), heavily patinated.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7520X Room I. 1927 : 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: 5.6 x 1 cm (2 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1747

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Fibulae