Second Intermediate Period
Height x length x thickness: 2.2 x 14.5 x 0.3 cm (7/8 x 5 11/16 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Armbands six (6) composed of rectangular plaques and fragments. These narrow and thin plaques are pierced at both ends and strung on a single cord.
Said to be from Naqada. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group ( 03.1693-03.1696) for £2. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund.
(Accession date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund