Portion of necklace
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 133/X
Overall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.) length
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Composed of six alabaster cylindrical, twenty-two small carnelian disc and four faience(?) disc beads.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 133/X.: 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