Barrel bead fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.9 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-794

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One fragment of end of large barrel bead.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor. 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