String of beads
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Legacy dimension: .137 Length: bead portion .014 x .011 pendants
Medium or Technique
Not On View
These beads were originally part of a necklace of silver disc beads badly oxidized and stuck together in several sections, with five pendants representing papyrus flower.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition