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Beads from a necklace

This is a group of twenty-eight large and small ring and disc beads of red, yellow, and green faience, with a tear drop pendant which is flat on one side. From Mesa'eed.


From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 69 [M/69]. 1910: 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, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.


Mesaid, Egypt

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands