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String of beads and pendants

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This string is comprised of twelve cylinder beads, twelve leaf-shaped pendants, and two ball beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sinai. 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,

Findspot

Sinai, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 cm (12 in.); pendant -- L 5.0 cm x W 1.0 cm, cylinder -- L 2.0 cm

Accession Number

05.142

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads