Ring beads and gold fragments
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 5 pit E chamber west side
Beads: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) Gold: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, gold, original fiber string
Not On View
Two hundred twenty faience ring beads, some with original string inside, plus three small fragments of gold. Should go with 21.10552 (reconstructed collar).
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5, pit E, west side of chamber. 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