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Necklace terminals

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2407 W2

Dimensions

Overall (large terminals): 3.6 x 4.7 cm (1 7/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1327a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

2 green faience necklace terminals with 6 piercings.

Provenance

From Giza, G2407 W2. August 1937; 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