Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St.G7000, debris S of Isis temple enclosing wall

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 0.7 cm (1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-716

Medium or Technique

Dark blue glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead with creamy glaze and blue bands.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris S of Isis temple enclosing wall. 1926: 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