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Barrel bead fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris S of mastaba G 7760

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 0.8 cm (1 1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-108

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One fragment of a long and slender barrel bead with a large boring.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris S of mastaba G 7760. 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