Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht)
Length x diameter of longest bead: 1.2 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cylindrical beads of purple faience and one round bead, some still as originally strung.
Box marked with this field number contained only 1 round seed.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 2, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition