String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 100
Overall: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, glass paste, carnelian, limestone
Not On View
This string of beads contains 1 large and 5 small blue faience ball beads, 3 black glass paste ring beads, 1 black glass paste cylinder bead, 1 carnelian ball bead, 2 blue faience ring beads, 1 small blue faience barrel bead, and 1 broken limetone barrel bead.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 100. 1913: 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