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Circular applique

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Thin and flexible, hole at top and bottom; small rim.

Provenance

From Naukratis, Temple of Aphrodite. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession Date: January 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Accession Number

88.1060

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment