Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 13 pit A, debris
Diameter and length: 0.3 x 1.3 cm (1/8 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Twenty blue-gray cylinder beads, eight of which are fused together.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 13, pit A debris. 1915: 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