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Barrel beads

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7652 A, room IV

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.5 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1234

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Six carnelian barrel beads.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7652 A, room IV. 1929:excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition