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Heavily patinated copper ornament

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, rock-cut tomb G 7891z. 1928: 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, Modern, 19th century

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 4.2 cm (1 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1399

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment