String of beads
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10 (?)
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, MES 2122
Overall: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads contains approximately 140 green/blue ring beads, 2 green barrel beads, 4 cylinder beads (1 small and light green, 2 brown, 1 dark blue), 1 black ball bead, and 1 green, notched, broken cylinder bead.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, MES 2122. 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