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Broad collar terminal fragment and cylinder beads

One fragment of a broad collar terminal, three cylinder beads and debris.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris in front of Tomb 1. 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

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11, 2040–1991 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Terminal: 0.8 x 1.1 x 2.2 cm (5/16 x 7/16 x 7/8 in.) Smallest bead: 1 cm (3/8 in.) Largest bead: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-501

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads