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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7257 A, debris of room IV

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2612

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One small barrel bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7257 A, debris of room IV. 1929: 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