String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 204
Diameter and length: 0.2 x 60.2 cm (1/16 x 23 11/16 in.) Cylinder bead length: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads consists of approximately two hundred tiny ring beads, four slightly larger ring beads, and one cylinder bead with a faint grooved decoration.
About twenty of the small ring beads and three of the larger are black faience.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 204. 1913: 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