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Beads and amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 233 A debris

Dimensions

a) .85 cm long b) .6-.7 cm diameter

Accession Number

23-10-274a-b

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of:
a) one tiny hand amulet
b) 4 ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 233 A debris. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition