User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Beaded headband

Fragments of beaded belt, sections intact.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2095 I. 1939: 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

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

39-1-8

Medium or Technique

Faience and copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Diadems