String of beads

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Assyiut

Dimensions

Overall: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.) double

Accession Number

03.1884

Medium or Technique

Glass, faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a string of approximately two hundred twenty beads of many shapes and color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Assyiut. Purchased by A. M. Lythgoe, Dec. 1903

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund