Barrel bead

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris G 7131

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 1.9 cm (1 3/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2422

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a large barrel bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris G 7131.1925: 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