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Barrel bead

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Western Cemetery G 1110 A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1.1 cm (1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1752

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a faded blue barrel bead with a large boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Western Cemetery, G 1110. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition