String of beads
Object Place: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 185
Length of string: 68 x shell bead diameter 0.4 cm (26 3/4 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads consists of one carnelian ball bead, three barrel carnelian beads, and about 300 shell ring beads.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 185. 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.
Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.185
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition