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This is a pendant made of gypsum with two holes at end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 47. 1913: 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, Predynastic Period (?), 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 6.1 x 7 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3835

Medium or Technique

Gypsum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants