This string of beads is composed of one hundred and thirty faience barrel beads and one flat biconical bead.
From Zawyet el-Aryan tomb 111. Z/111/5, 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession date October 11, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.
Zawyet el-Aryan, Egypt
Overall: 65.8 cm length of necklace x 0.4 cm diameter of barrel bead (25 7/8 x 3/16 in.) Diameter and length of biconical bead: 1.5 x 1.8 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)
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