Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Broad collar

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12, early
Date:
ca. 1950–1900 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb 954, Burial 954D, MMA excavations, 1921–22
Medium:
Black, white and blue-green faience
Dimensions:
h. 26 cm (10 1/4 in); w. 38.5 cm (15 3/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.247
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 113
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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