Four cylinder beads and fragments of twenty others; one biconical pendant.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 4, pit A debris in chamber. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11, 2040–1991 B.C.
Deir el-Bersha, Egypt
Shortest cylinder bead length: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) Longest cylinder bead length: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.) Pendant: 1.7 x 0.7 x 0.5 cm (11/16 x 1/4 x 3/16 in.)
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