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Earring fragment

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Gold, crescent-shape, hollow; incised oblique lines nearly erased.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Findspot

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.764

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs