Broad collar terminal

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 19B, pit debris

Dimensions

Length x width: 5.5 x 2.8 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10551

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

One faience necklace end-piece, grooved and pierced for stringing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el Bersha, tomb 19B, pit debris. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition