Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6, pit A, chamber Y debris
Steatite bead length: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) Barrel bead length: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) Faience cylinder bead length: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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One steatite cylinder bead, one faience cylinder bead, and one faience barrel bead
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit A, chamber Y debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition