String of beads
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 0–2
Findspot: Egypt, Kafr Ghattati, KG 2 tomb 2
Length of string x Diameter of bead x Width of bead: 8.9 x 0.3 x 0.1 cm (3 1/2 x 1/8 x 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads consists of eighty six carnelian ring beads.
From Egypt, Kafr Ghattati (near Giza), KG 2 tomb 2. 1924: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition