String of beads
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, MES/2102
Overall: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a string of about 220 small dark brown ball beads and twenty-eight small barrel beads.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, MES/2102. 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