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Curved fragment of ridged glass, an inlay. Possibly an inlay of a feather from an atef crown or a broadcollar.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7814

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.7 x 2 cm (2 5/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1850

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments