String of beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 44

Dimensions

Other: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3677

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This string of beads contains one green faience barrel bead, 2 blue faience cylinder beads, and 2 ball beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 144. 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.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F. / 144

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition