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Nail sheaths and foil fragments

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This object consists of ten gold foil nail cases (29-4-316e) and five foil fragments (29-4-316f).


From Egypt, Giza, G 7524A. 1929 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.


Giza, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold foil


The Ancient World


Tomb equipment