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Turtle

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Turtle and base plate for same. Thin base gold or electrum.

Provenance

From Egypt, Harageh, Tomb 154. 1915: Given by the Egyptian Research Account to the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.011 Length: 0.009 W.

Accession Number

15.246a-b

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment