Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 244 C

Dimensions

Smallest: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) Largest: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-341

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This group of beads contains:
a) 4 fragments of decorated cylinder beads
b) 7 black ball beads
c) 2 fragments of black barrel beads
d) 16 blue and black cylinder beads on a string
e) 3 barrel beads

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 244 C. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition