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Bead

Pear shaped bead of wood in two halves with hole running lengthwise.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb of Djehutyhotep, April 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

21.384

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads