Broad collar terminals

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6 pit D, chamber debris

Dimensions

Other: 3 x 6.2 x 1.1 cm (1 3/16 x 2 7/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-193

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Two broad collar terminals, each with five piercings. The glaze has been destroyed by fire.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit D 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