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.

Necklace terminals

Blue faience semicircular terminals belonging to a "wah" collar. Now combined with 21.10545 and 15-5-741 to form 21.11771.


From Deir el-Bersha, tomb of Djehutynakht, tomb 10, shaft A, west side of chamber. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 1915; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty, 2040–1926 B.C.

Object Place for Label


Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands