String of beads and amulet
Old Kingdom–First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10 (?)
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/115/X
Overall: amulet, 0.9 cm (3/8 in.) Overall: ball, 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string consists of three large ball beads; one small cylinder bead; and one small heart amulet.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/115/X. 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