String of barrel beads

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zaraby, Group O

Dimensions

Diameter and length: 0.4 x 28 cm (3/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

07.560

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of fifty-one small blue faience barrel beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zaraby Group O. Excavated by the Egyptian Research Account; 1907: given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription