Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 170
Diameter tiny ring beads: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.) Diameter quatrefoils: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, original fiber string, mud ?
Not On View
This group of beads includes many tiny ring beads (several of which are stuck together), 2 complete blue quatrefoil beads, 2 2-lobe fragments of quatrefoil beads, and 11 one-lobe fragments of quatrefoil beads. Remnants of original fiber string remain. There are also a few fragments of mud ?
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 170. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition