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Pendant

This is a pendant of a grape bunch with the suspension ring broken off. It has a purplish-pink glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050. 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

Length: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-593

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants