Strings of beads
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 8
Overall: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
These 2 strands of beads contain flat discs of mud pressed out by fingers and pierced. One string contains 6 flat discs, the other 7 flat discs and one cylinder bead. They could be paddle doll wig beads.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 8. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.8
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition