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Pierced silver disc

Thin silver disc with hole in center for stringing, fragmented

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag (S.F. / 5). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.) - diameter of disc (if whole)

Accession Number

13.5161

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants