Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Object Place: Egypt, Deir el Bersha, Grave 2501 A
Diameter carnelian ball beads: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) Barrel bead length: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.) Diameter faience ball beads: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This group of nine beads contains two carnelian ball beads, one faceted carnelian cylinder bead, three faience barrel beads, and three faience ball beads.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, grave 2501 A. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition