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Necklace with bottle pendants

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162 ball beads and 80 "bottle" pendants. (strung on two strings from 24-3-780 elements)

Provenance

From Nubia: Semna, Tomb S 563. March 18, 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1927: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan. (Accession Date: March 18, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–19, 1550–1186 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 63 cm (24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.896

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands