Necklaceof cartouche beads

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25
760–660 B.C.


Accession Number

1992.312

Medium or Technique

Gold, glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Provenance

1913, given to Sir Harry Austin and his wife during their honeymoon in Egypt [see note]. May 30, 1986, anonymous sale, Sotheby’s, New York, lot 281A, to Jonathan P. Rosen, New York; 1992, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan P. Rosen to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 24, 1992)

NOTE: According to information provided in the Sotheby's auction catalogue.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan P. Rosen