String of beads (38 beads)

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Dafana

Dimensions

Length: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.681

Medium or Technique

Various hard stones and shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

From Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription