Broad collar terminal fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha ?

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.6 x 2.2 cm (1 7/16 x 7/8 in.) Length x width: 3.4 x 2.2 cm (1 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.16711

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

These are two broad collar terminal fragments. One has one piercing for string and the other has traces of a design (?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha ? Found with objects from Deir el-Bersha. 1915 ?: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition