Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2511
Overall: 20.1 cm (7 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, carnelian, hematite, glass
Not On View
This broken string of beads has five faience disc beads, three large and two small faience ball beads, one large and fourteen small carnelian ball beads, one faience melon barrel bead, one plain faience barrel bead, nine faience ring beads of various sizes, one faience tear shaped pendant, three faience Eye of Horus (wedjat) beads (one finely incised), one hematite barrel bead, one glass lenticular bead, one faience sow amulet, one duck pendant bead, and one faience pendant.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/2511. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition