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String of beads

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This a string of beads made of fourty-four black and yellow glazed ring beads strung in groups. There is also a small bag of beads and beads fragments attached.

Provenance

From Egypt, Hu Y 185. 1899: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–19, 1550–1186 B.C.

Findspot

Hu, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall length: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.) Diameter: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.753

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads