String of cylinder beads
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos
Overall length: 50 cm (19 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a string of thirty long cylinder beads.
From Egypt, Abydos. 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: November 17, 1902)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription