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Rough mud beads, buoy shape.

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 128. 1912–13: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II (Gerzean) 3650–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Naga el-Hai (Qena), Egypt

Object Place for Label

Dimensions

288 cm (113 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3500

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands