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Necklace (fragment)

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 61/X

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .042 Length:

Accession Number

11.3104

Medium or Technique

Shell, carnelian and faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Assortment of small faience, carnelian and alabaster ball and disc beads, with 2 small cowrie shells.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 61/X. 1911: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition