Beads and amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 532
Ring beads: 0.1 cm (1/16 in.) Carnelian bead: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.) Amulet: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Carnelian, amazonite, faience
Not On View
This group of beads contains one carnelian double-bored ball bead, one amazonite bull’s head amulet, one loose faience ring bead, and two faience beads that are either multiple beads or groups of ring beads stuck together.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 532. 1923: 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