Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6 pit D, chamber debris
Large: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.) Small: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This group of beads contains elements of a broad collar. There are six complete and one broken large arrowhead-shaped beads and six smaller arrowhead-shaped beads. The smaller ones have a central rib and a scored chevron pattern. All have loops at each end.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit D chamber debris. 1915: 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.
Findspot Information: From El Bersha. [Excav. date] April 1915. Tomb 6d
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition