String of beads
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A Room IV debris
Diameter and length of cylinder beads: 0.2 x 1.8 cm (1/16 x 11/16 in.) Overall length of string: 55 cm (21 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
These are two strings of beads, one with sixty-one faded cylinder beads, and the other with six faded barrel beads.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room IV debris. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition