String of beads
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 135
Length: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
String of beads composed of approximately thirty-one faience barrel beads and approximately seventy-four faience ring beads, as well as three carnelian ring beads and one reddish-purple glass ring bead.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 135. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition