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Pendant in the form of a flower

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1539–1075 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 3.5 x 0.8 x 0.3 cm (1 3/8 x 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.537

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

White glazed flower petal from a composite necklace, with yellow and gray tips, originally with loops on each end for stringing. Now incorporated into a collar, MFA 65.1723/72.2647.

Provenance

By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer