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Leaf pendant and fragments

This is a group consisting of one leaf pendant and four fragments of leaf penadants similar to 26-1-810. The pendant has suspension rings at the top and bottom suggesting it was used in a broad collar necklace.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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

Largest length and width: 2.4 x 0.6 cm (15/16 x 1/4 in.) Smallest Length x width: 0.9 x 0.4 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1157

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants