String of beads and amulets

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1784 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 5

Dimensions

Length: 26 cm

Accession Number

13.3538

Medium or Technique

Various semi-precious stones; faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

String of beads and amulets.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 5. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt, December 4, 1913.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition