String of ring beads
Old Kingdom–First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/136/B
Overall: 48.5 cm (19 1/8 in.) Diameter and length: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a string of approximately four hundred small ring beads.
From Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/136/B. 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