This object consists of twenty-eight faience beads shaped like cowrie shells. They are strung in three sections and some preserve traces of color.
From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, communal burial in room J2 (= sloping corridor 28), between pillar 6 and wall. 1907: 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. (Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition