String of beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: approximately 182 cm (71 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2845

Medium or Technique

Carnelian, faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

This necklace is comprised of many faience cylinder beads, eleven carnelian cylinder beads and one carnelian triple ring bead

Provenance

From Egypt, no site: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of British School of Archaeology in Egypt