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.

Pendant

Bronze; plain circle above, which is broken; scroll work below; discolored with brown.

Provenance

By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames. (Accession date: August 3, 1911.)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames

Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period,

Accession Number

11.1516

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants