String of beads
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, 51A
Overall: 19.3 cm (7 5/8 in.) Bead: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads consists of seventy -four tiny garnet ring and ball beads graduated in size.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, 51A. May 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition