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Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) room VI, tomb of Kheper-Re. November 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, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis, 570–526 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 3.9 cm (3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2830

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown