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Thirty-three faience pendants of 18th Dyn. types, various colors and forms. Strung with around 475 small faience ring beads in groups of yellow, green, red and white. also one gold bead. Installed (in part) in reconstructed collar 65.1723.


Between 1900 and 1907, acquired in Egypt by Goddard Du Bois (b. 1869 – d. 1925) and Josephine Cook Du Bois (b. 1864 – d. 1961), New York; 1945, gift of Mrs. Du Bois to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 27, 1945)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Goddard Dubois, "Goddard and Josephine Du Bois"


Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Faience, gold


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands