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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris south of Mastaba G 7150

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 2.1 x 0.6 cm (13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-900

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead. Mislabeled as 26-1-902.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris south of Mastaba G 7150. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition