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String of beads

Period: Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty: Dynasty 12, early
Date: ca. 1981–1900 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Antefiker (400), west, Pit 402 chamber B, MMA 1906–1907
Medium: Shell (marine), Nacre, Pearl, Carnelian, green Feldspar, faience, Paste
Dimensions: L. 89 cm (35 1/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number: 09.180.1186

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