Broad collar terminal

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6 pit D, chamber debris

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 3.5 x 0.7 cm (3 x 1 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-194

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Broad collar terminal with 6 piercings for string and one for the tie. The glaze has been destroyed by fire.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit D chamber debris. 1915: 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