Fragment of a broad collar terminal

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
2040–1991 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length x width: 5.3 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-124

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

This broad collar terminal fragment has four piercings.

Provenance

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