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Fragment of a broad collar terminal

This broad collar terminal fragment has four piercings.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit C 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

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

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 5.3 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-124

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment