String of amulets and beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 191
Length: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string contains amulets in the following shapes: dog-headed ape, “nt” sign, hawk, and djed sign. It also has three ball beads, one truncated ball bead, three ring beads, and one barrel bead.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 191. 1913: 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