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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.6 cm (5/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1132

Medium or Technique

Faience or Stone ?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead with flat back on which three lines are incised.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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