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Necklace

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2385 B

Accession Number

13.3421

Medium or Technique

Faience, gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Faience cylinders and small discs, with one large cylinder; three lotus bud pendants of faience, traces of gold foil remaining (in 267a).
Also 1 box loose beads and 1 sheet of gold foil likely from the gilding of a bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: Giza G 2385 B

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition