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Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 248 A

Dimensions

Ring beads: average 0.3 cm (1/8 in.) Biconical bead: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-345a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This group of beads contains:
a) approximately 100 tiny ring beads
b) 1 biconical bead

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 248 A. 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