String of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 208
Diameter faience ball bead: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.) Diameter ring beads: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string of beads contains one small carnelian ring bead, 2 large faience ball beads, 2 faience cylinder beads (one with a black-painted spiral), 8 faience ring beads and 3 small faience ball beads. There is also one loose carnelian ball bead.
From Egypt, Sheik Farag SF 208. 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