Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Overall: 45 cm length of necklace x 0.4 cm bead diameter (17 11/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This necklace is composed of two hundred and fifty faience disc beads of brown color.
From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition