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Terminals of necklace

Two semicircular terminals of blue-green faience, with holes on the straight edge for fastening seven [on one terminal] or eight [on the other terminal] strands of beads. The underside has a raised rim around the edge. There is also a hole on the rounded side of each for the string to fasten the...

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Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF ?. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number

13.4166a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands