Beads and broad collar elements

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten or l
1349–1335 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .195 Length: double

Accession Number

03.1621

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Atef crown pendant as well as several bunches of grapes, floral elements and deity pendant beads of Hathor and Taweret. Making a total of fourteen broadcollar elements. Also fifteen biconical beads.

Provenance

Said to be from Haggi Qandil. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1561-03.1564, 3.1617-03.1623, E.M.116-E.M.122) for £11. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund