Necklace

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 303/X

Dimensions

Overall: 32 cm (12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.3111

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

This necklace is composed of a string of sixteen brown and blue elongated conical beads, five ball beads, eight ring beads, and eleven cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 303/X. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition