Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 174
Shell: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.) Cylinder beads: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) Ring beads: 0.1 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, shell, garnet or glass, original fiber string
Not On View
This assortment of beads contains two pierced univalve shells; five faience ball beads; three faience cylinder beads (one broken); many tiny ring beads; eight garnet or brown glass barrel beads (one broken); one garnet or brown glass ball bead; and remnants of original fiber string.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 174. 1913: 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