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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G7000W of mast. G 7130-7140 G7130

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 1.3 cm (3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2772

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead, bright blue-green.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt. Street [G 7000], W of mastaba G 7130-7140: G 7130. 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