String of beads and amulet
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, MES/134/3
Length: 42.7 cm (16 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This string contains thirty-three large ball beads; seventeen small ball and cylinder beads and a Djed-sign amulet.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, MES/134/3. 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