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Alabaster.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza [Excav. date] Mar. 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1696

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets