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Pendant

One pendant with a flat back and carved top, broken at the top where the suspension ring once was.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St G 7000, N of Pyr G I-b, near mastaba G7110-7120: G7120. 1924: 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

Height x width x thickness: 2.6 x 1.3 x 0.5 cm (1 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2609

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants