Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Nag el Deir, N 12/30

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1443

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of six beads which includes one faience ball bead, one faience cylinder bead, one carnelian ball bead, one faience drop pendant, and two bead fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Naga el-Deir, N 12 / 30. 1912: 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