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Necklace

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II (Gerzean) 3650–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 128

Dimensions

Length: 104 cm (40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3501

Medium or Technique

Glazed steatite (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Faience, stone and and serpentine discs.

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 128. 1912–13: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition