String of beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 210/X

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.3107

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of beads composed of twelve carnelian ball beads.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 210. 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