Necklace

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
2750–2649 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .395 Length:

Accession Number

11.2554

On View

Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Composed of fifty-one carnelian and one hundred and thirteen faience discs.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition