String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 95
Overall: 84.5 cm (33 1/4 in.) length
Medium or Technique
Faience, carnelian, garnet, shell
Not On View
This string of beads consists of thirty-three large black faience barrel and ball beads, four larger faience ball beads, eighteen small black faience beads, two bright blue faience ring beads, six amethyst ball beads, one carnelian barrel bead, and one large bi-conical garnet bead.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 95. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition