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White crown of Upper Egypt

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Crown- Upper Egypt. Faience, faded blue glaze. Suspension ring on back.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7500, [Excav. date] Feb. 7, 1925. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–343 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1110

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets