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Beads

This is a group of approximately nine tiny ring beads, one large carnelian pebble, some faience fragments, some quartz debris, and a small remnant of old fiber. Nag el Hai Found in A960

Provenance

From Egypt, Naga el-Hai (Qena), A960. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Nag el Hai, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall pebble : 1.1 cm (7/16 in.) Other ring bead: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5154

Medium or Technique

faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads