This string of beads consists of about one hundred and twenty carnelian ring and/or ball beads (some bevelled) and six small green faience ring beads.
From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.
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Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.