String of beads

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 331/X.

Dimensions

Overall: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.3117

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of beads composed of approximately fifty-two small faience disc and ring beads.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 331/X. 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