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Grape broadcollar element

Bunch of grapes, amuletic broadcollar element. cf. 26-1-593. Suspension loop at both ends. Flat back, purple glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, debris S of brick room of mastaba G 7230-7240: G 7240, chapel. 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: 2 x 1.1 cm (13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-4-69

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets