String of beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai

Dimensions

Overall: 32 cm (12 5/8 in.); Bead diameter ranges from 1.7- 2.5 cm

Accession Number

05.140

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a string of approximately ninety-six disc beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sinai. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription