String of beads
Late Old Kingdom or First Intermediate Period, D
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh
Overall: 25cm (9 13/16in.) Largest: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads consists of fifty dark garnet barrel beads, graduated in size.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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 Mesheikh (Mes / 139 / B). 1912: excavated by the
(Accession Date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition