Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai

Dimensions

Overall: 65 cm (25 9/16 in.) Diameter and length large cylinder bead: 5.5 x 0.4 cm (2 3/16 x 3/16 in.) Diameter and length small bead: 0.4 x 1.3 cm (3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

05.144

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One hundred eight-six cylinder beads and one ring bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sinai. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription