Beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht)

Dimensions

Range between 1.3-1.7 cm length

Accession Number

15-5-33b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Drop shaped beads or pendants with suspension holes on both ends for use in a broad collar or bracelet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition