Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5006 debris

Dimensions

Smaller b: 1.3 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 1/8 in.) Larger b: 1.3 x 0.4 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.) c: 0.6 x 0.7 cm (1/4 x 1/4 in.) d: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) e: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-4b-e

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of:
b) 2 disc beads
c) 1 ribbed barrel bead
d) 9 black ball beads
e) 1 blue ball ball bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 5006 debris. 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