This is a group of: a) three faience ball beads b) one faience melon bead c) one set of about seven and another of three faience ring beads on the original fiber string d) three carnelian ball beads e) two carnelian ring beads
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 5015 E thieves debris above shaft. 1923: 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
Sheikh Farag, Egypt
Smallest a: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) Largest a: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) b: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.) c: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.) Smallest d: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.) Largest d: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.) e: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, carnelian, original fiber string