String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5
Overall: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.) See description
Medium or Technique
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This string of beads contains eleven ball beads (.9 cm), one cylinder bead (.5 x 1.1 cm), one biconical bead (.6 x 1.0 cm), one lenticular bead (1.4 x 1.3 cm), and one ape amulet .5 x 1.1 cm) all of carnelian and one steatite cylinder bead (.5 x 1.4 cm).
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 5. 1913: 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