Barrel bead fragments

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.6 x 1.4 cm (1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-795

Medium or Technique

Blue glass paste

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fragments from side of barrel bead (two pieces fitting).

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