String of beads and amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 40
Other: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Jasper, carnelian, amazonite, faience
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This string of beads consists of one jasper lotus bud- form pendant bead, one carnelian heart-shaped pendant bead, one amazonite figure amulet, 2 faience ball beads, 3 small faience ring beads and one carnelian ring bead.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 40. 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