String of beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 247/X

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .010 Length:

Accession Number

11.3077

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of beads composed of thirty large, flat faience disc beads, the last of which has multiple chips around the edge.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 247. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition