Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Railway point X, debris S of mastaba G 7520

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 2.1 cm (7/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1782

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large barrel bead.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Railway point X, debris S of mastaba G 7520. 1927: 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