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Metal Fragments

Eight fragments of metal, corroded.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Menkaure Pyramid Temple (MPT / probably room 32). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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: 0.5 x 0.3 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2073

Medium or Technique

Copper (?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments