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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, East of G 7052

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-159

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead broken in two joining halves, of blue glass with gray patina.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, East of G 7052. 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