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Fragment of plaque

One fragment of a plaque with a design of head of Hathor, flanked by a rearing uraeus in relief. The backside is undecorated.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris on top of mastaba G 7754. 1929: 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 0.4 x 2.2 cm (11/16 x 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2764

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants