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Fruit pendant fragment

One fragment from pendant, like 26-1-621 (in the shape of fruit). Lower part has purple glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7050, black debris above offering room. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 1.6 x 1.1 cm (5/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-860

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants