String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 85
Lentoid bead: 1.1 x 1.3 cm (7/16 x 1/2 in.) Carnelian barrel bead length: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, carnelian, amethyst
Not On View
This group of seven beads contains two carnelian ball beads, one carnelian barrel
bead, two amethyst barrel beads, one large amethyst lentoid bead, and one small blue faience cylinder bead.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 85. 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. / 85
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition