String of beads and amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh
Length: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, bone or shell
Not On View
This string of beads consists of 4 faience ball beads (two with rimmed spots), one bone or shell cylinder bead, two bone or shell disc beads and one faience Bes amulet.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 2100
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition