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String of ring beads

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This is a string of about four hundred very small ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, El Kab. excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–12, 2140–1783 B.C.

Findspot

El Kab, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1089

Medium or Technique

Glass ?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads