String of beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos

Dimensions

Narrow bead: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.) Thick bead: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

02.802

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a string of fourteen long narrow cylinder beads, and thirteen thick cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Abydos. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription