First Intermediate Period or Middle Kingdom
Findspot: Egypt, Asyut
Overall: 1.7 x 0.5 x 1.8 cm (11/16 x 3/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
About 500 ring beads on string, restrung. With one ball bead at one end, and one large flattened biconical bead in the center. Original string in the box.
From Asyut. 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.
Emily Esther Sears Fund