Beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 84

Dimensions

Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3664

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This object contains one large faience ball bead and several tiny ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 84. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F. / 84

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition