Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6, pit D, chamber debris
Overall: 1.7 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (11/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A five strand spacer bead. One side is smooth while the other side looks like cylinder beads joined together. The Object Register calls it a quintuple cylinder bead.
From Egypt, Deir el- Bersha, tomb 6 pit D, chamber debris. 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