String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 65
Length: 61 cm (24 in.) Diameter of largest ball bead: 2.4 cm (7/8 in.) Diameter of smallest bead: 0.2 cm Length of largest cylinder bead: 3.2 cm
Medium or Technique
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This string of beads consists of one very large and three large faience ball beads, thirteen faience cylinder beads, three faience quatrefoil beads, two faience barrel beads, twenty-three faience ball beads, about 336 tiny glass ring beads, and one carnelian ring bead.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 65. 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.65
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition