Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5011 D debris
a: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.) Smallest b: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) Largest b: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.) c: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) d: 0.8 x 0.6 x 2 cm (5/16 x 1/4 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a group of:
a) eight ball beads
b) twenty-seven cylinder beads
c) fifty-seven white and black ring beads
d) two black oblong amulet beads, pierced at each end. One of these is broken on one end.
Two of the cylinder beads and the two amulet beads are loose, the rest are strung together.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 5011 D debris. 1923: 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