String of beads
Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Nag el-Mashayikh (Mesheikh), Cemetery 2000
Length: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Stone and shell
Not On View
Necklace of black and white stone discs, with six various sized stone drop pendants.
From Naga el-Mashayikh (Mesheikh), Cemetery 2000. 1912: 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.
(Accession date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition