String of ring beads
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/136/A
Overall: 38 cm (14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads consists of approximately 350 blue/green faience ring beads.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, Tomb Mes/136/A. 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