String of ring beads

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–12
2140–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, El Kab

Dimensions

Length: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1089

Medium or Technique

Glass ?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a string of about four hundred very small ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, El Kab. excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription