Findspot: Egypt, Rifeh
Overall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.) Diameter of carnelian : 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) Diameter of faience ball: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience and carnelian
Not On View
String of fifty-eight faience ball beads of similar size, twenty-four carnelian ring beads and two carnelian barrel beads. The bead pattern is essentially four ball beads followed by two ring beads. In two sections the four ball beads are followed by a barrel bead. Three of the ball beads are broken.
From Egypt, Deir Rifa. (Group 228).
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