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Gold leaf fragments

A few small fragments of gold leaf.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, pit G 7130 R, pit debris. 1926 : 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: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-131

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment