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Necklace

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Dimensions

Other: 10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1339

Medium or Technique

Shell, faience, stone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

1 Necklace of 12 white shell disc beads and 27 disc and rings stone (?) beads. Possibly faience.

Provenance

From Mesheikh. Mes / 2017. 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