String of ring beads

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, MES/2037

Dimensions

Length: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1268

Medium or Technique

Stone ?

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of seventy-five stone (?) ring beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh, MES/2037. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition