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Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2347 X (debris of pit). 1933: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2500–2350 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.5 x 3.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1019

Medium or Technique

Quartz crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

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