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One faience pendant in the shape of a lotus blossom with one edge chipped.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan, surface of grave. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan. Z / surface

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Roman?, 332 B.C.–A.D. 337

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.6 x 1.6 cm (1 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2758

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants