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Barrel bead

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7652 A, room IV

Dimensions

Length: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1241

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One barrel bead of mottled white and black stone.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7652 A, room IV. April 29, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1929: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition