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String of beads

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This string of beads contains 1 double ring bead, 1 ball bead, and about 50 small ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 213. 1913: 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 Sheikh Farag. S. F. / 213

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3870

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads