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Carnelian, glass, faience, shell beads, threaded but broken (original order noted): a) two strands of small ring beads, red faience; b) large faience ball bead, blue with black band; c) large ball bead, green. Illustration: No


  • ID
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Jewelry & adornment-Beads
  • Findspot
    Pit G 7214 F, mummy
  • Material
    Carnelian, glass, faience, shell
  • Dimensions
    Length: a) 16.5 cm Diameter: b) .95 cm; c) .85 cm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA accession number: 27.1025
  • Date of Register Entry
  • Remarks
    MFA 27.1025 = 25-4-16a (double strand of red faience ring beads) + 25-4-16b (blue faience ball bead with black band). Carnelian, glass, and shell beads possibly part of scarab and bead combination already registered as 25-4-14.
  • Problems/Questions
    MFA accession number verified

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 7214

    • Site Name Eastern Cemetery

Unpublished Documents 1

Photos 1