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Ivory inlay fragments

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Part of an ivory Isis knot (tyet) inlay. [Compare 29-2-22 parts of 12 similar ivory inlays]

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 7690. 1929: 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, Old Kingdom, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

29.2389

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture