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Palmette pendant

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This palmette shape pendant has details in raised relief. The suspension ring is broken and missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza Avenue G 3, black debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.981

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants