Object Place: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 172
Length: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, carnelian, shell
Not On View
This group of beads includes 5 carnelian ring beads, 10 shell ring beads, 6 faience ball beads( 5 of which are blue, one is black faience), 2 small faience ball beads, and 2 faience barrel beads.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 172. 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. / 17
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition