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String of ring beads

This is about one hundred twenty-five tiny green ring beads in nine groups on original stringing.

Provenance

From Egypt, SheikhFarag SF 178. 1913: 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,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.1 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5268

Medium or Technique

Faience, original fiber string

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads