Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 62/Y

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.3101

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of twelve large, flat faience disc beads, two of which are strung together.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 62/Y. 1911: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition