This string consists of two large amethyst biconical beads, four small amethyst ball beads, three carnelian ball beads and two lenticular carnelian beads.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2102. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Old Kingdom–First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10, 2323–2040 B.C.