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Necklace terminal

This necklace terminal has six piercings on the end and one at the back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris in front of Tomb 104. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, early Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 7.8 x 3 x 1 cm (3 1/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-561

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands