String of beads
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Tell Dafana
Overall: 35.5 cm (14 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
There are approximately seventy small ball beads of translucent yellow-red carnelian, including several flattened biconical beads.
From Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: Excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1887)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription