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Oval plaque seal

This oval plaque seal was glazed and bored lenthwise. There is incised design on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, upper debris. 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: 1.8 x 1.1 cm (11/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.3029

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals