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Gold foil

This is a small group of gold foil fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7111 C, tomb chamber. 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

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

Accession Number

25.1635

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments