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Gold foil

Small amount of gold foil.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, street 7200, north mastaba. 1925: 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: 1.2 x 2 cm (1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1575

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments