String of beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 209

Dimensions

Length: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3874

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This string of beads contains six large and one small ball bead, four barrel beads and one cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 209. 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. / 209

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition