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Gold foil

A quantity of crumpled gold foil fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, G2385A in debris. December, 1912: 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2152 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

12-12-110

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments