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Earring

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Ivory earring; undecorated.

Provenance

From Nubia: Semna Tomb S 558; [Excav. date] Mar. 14, 1924: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.) diameter

Accession Number

24.2119

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs