Location: On Display in the Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display

From: Egypt | Meydum

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number 31-27-303
Current Location Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display - On Display
Provenience Egypt | Meydum
Locus Tomb 314
Period Middle Kingdom | Twelfth Dynasty
Date Made 1980-1630 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Faience
Iconography Falcon Head

Faience broad collar (wesekh) made with six alternating rows of blue and black tubular beads and a final row of teardrop beads. The ends of the collar are decorated with falcon-headed terminals.

Length 43.2 cm
Width 33 cm
Depth 7.6 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Meydum; Alan Rowe, 1931
Other Number 30-2-165A - Field No SF

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