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Broadcollar

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Faience broadcollar. Combines 21.478a-b (terminals), 21.10545 (long faience beads), 15-5-741 (faience beads).

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10, shafts A (tomb of Djehutynakht) and B. May 1915: 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. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 – early Dynasty, 2010–1961 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 54 x 15 x 5 cm (21 1/4 x 5 7/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.11771

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands