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Barrel bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7530-7540: pit G 7540 T, room 5 (V), W grave

Dimensions

Length: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29-3-401

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7530-7540: pit G 7540 T, room 5 (V), W grave, April 29, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1929: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition