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Stone pendants

Two rough irregular pendants in a fairly translucent pale amber colored stone. The Object Register says there are three but one is missing.


From Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7754. 1929: 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Largest width and length: 2.2 x 2.8 cm (7/8 x 1 1/8 in.) Smallest length x width: 1.1 x 1 cm (7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants