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Fragment

This piece of worked limestone, plaster or faience and has gilding on it.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5020. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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

Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 2.6 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-187f

Medium or Technique

Limestone, plaster or faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments