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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 1, debris from boat pit N of G I-B

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 2.3 cm (5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2573

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue G 1, debris from boat pit N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b (G I-a boat pit). 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–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