Broad collar elements

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Mastaba 2001 A

Dimensions

Length x width: 2 x 0.8 cm (13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-8

Medium or Technique

Steatite, faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four broad collar elements, pierced on both ends. Two are of faience and two of steatite.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, mastaba 2001A. 1915: 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