Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5, Pit D, chamber debris
Largest: 2 cm (13/16 in) Smallest: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, original fiber string
Not On View
This is a group of 118 cylinder beads. Four of these beads have original fiber string still attached. Some of the loose beads are broken.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5, pit D, chamber debris. 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