Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Sheikh Farag, SF 551

Dimensions

Smaller a: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) Larger a: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.) b: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-7a-b

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

a) Two ball beads
b) One ring bead

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 551. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition