Beads and broad collar elements
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 12A
Medium or Technique
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This group of beads and broad collar elements contains:
a) Two cylinder beads of glazed steatite (1.5 x .5 cm)
b) seventeen faience cylinder beads (Longest: 1.9 x .3 cm)
c) two faience triangular broad collar elements, pierced on both ends (2.9 x 1.3 cm)
One faience ball bead (.6 cm diameter) and one chunk of broken faience (1.6 x .9 cm) are also present.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 12, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition