String of beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 213

Dimensions

Length: 7.1 cm (2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3870

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This string of beads contains 1 double ring bead, 1 ball bead, and about 50 small ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 213. 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. / 213

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition