Beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Semna, S523

Dimensions

Overall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.) length of string Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) diameter of beads

Accession Number

24.2028

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

170 large blue ring beads.

Provenance

From Semna S-523. 1924:excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition