Bead and amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 177

Dimensions

Overall: fragment 1.2 x 0.5 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.); Overall: ball bead 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5261

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is one ball bead and one broken amulet (?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 177. 1913: 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