Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5, Pit D, chamber debris
Largest: 2 cm (13/16 in.) Smallest: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, original fiber string
Not On View
Twenty-two black cylinder beads, one blue cylinder bead and one green cylinder bead. Some of the beads still have the original fiber string.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5, pit D, chamber debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition