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Broad collar

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Faience and steatite. Reconstructed broad collar, blue, white, black and buff cylinders, buff pendants. The end pieces are reproductions.


From Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5 E. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-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, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Object Place for Label


Deir el-Bersha, Egypt


Depth: 12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Faience, steatite


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands