Ornament

Egyptian
Byzantine (Coptic) Period


Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 9.5 cm (1 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1511

Medium or Technique

Bronze, glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Gold(?); broken circle above, decorated with small rings; from this hangs a long pendant of rings; glass beads and bronze(?) ornaments.

Provenance

By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911.)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames