Necklace terminal

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris in front of tomb 104

Dimensions

Length x width: 7.8 x 3 x 1 cm (3 1/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-561

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

This necklace terminal has six piercings on the end and one at the back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris in front of Tomb 104. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition