Broad collar terminal fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1060 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 51A, chamber debris

Dimensions

3 x 3.5 x .9 cm (1 3/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-242

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Part of a gray steatite broad collar terminal  in two pieces.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 51, pit A chamber debris. 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