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This field number includes: a) two dark blue faience cylinder beads, one broken (L= 2.0cm, D= 0.5cm) b) two light blue faience cylinder beads and 4 fragments (largest, L= 2.0cm, D= 0.5cm) c) thirteen light blue faience cylinder beads( L= 1.0cm, D= 0.3cm) d) forty faience cylinder...

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From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, pit B chamber debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,


Deir el-Bersha, Egypt


Overall: 2.6 cm (1 in.) length of largest See description

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian and steatite


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Beads