String of beads
Length: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, carnelian, glass
Not On View
This string consists of about eighteen faience ring beads; one carnelian barrel bead; one large faience ball bead; one faience disc bead; 6 faience spacer beads, five of which could accommodate five strands and one three strands; and one domed glass (?) bead that is black topped with white and a black center
From Mesheikh. Mes/ 2512. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition