Sagging Broad Collar

Egyptian
Saite Period, Dynasty 26
688–525 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 3.5 x 1.6 cm (1 3/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.4565

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Glass; pale green-blue; incised horizontal lines on face; back flat and plain; no suspension ring.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way