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String of beads

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String of beads composed of thirty large, flat faience disc beads, the last of which has multiple chips around the edge.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z/247. 1911: 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. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .010 Length:

Accession Number

11.3077

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads